The summer movie season gets off to a low-flying start.
“Saving Mr. Banks” chronicles the genesis of “Mary Poppins,” the 1964 movie musical that received 13 Oscar nominations and won five Oscars.
So what do June, July, and August have in store for us as mainstream attractions compete for box office dollars? Plenty!
“The Ides of March” is a completely absorbing political drama as well as a morality tale about integrity and loyalty, soul-selling and seduction, compromise and corruption, and betrayal.
Our video review this week is a fascinating mix of history and drama.
Rarely has a movie entered the marketplace depending so completely on the goodwill and memories of its core audience, as generated by its predecessor.
Paul Giamatti brings his lauded everyman charm to his role as a down-on-his-luck lawyer in this drama/comedy.
Whether we actually like Barney is beside the point.