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  • Andrei Rublev

    Andrei Rublev

    ★★★

    ‪I found it very appropriate that the skomorokh (jester) mistakes Andrei for Kirill, as I too had trouble keeping the characters straight.

  • The Nun

    The Nun

    ★★★½

    Dolby ATMOS means the seats shake every time a door closes

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  • Annabelle: Creation

    Annabelle: Creation

    ★★★

    I had the opportunity to attend the world premiere screening of Annabelle: Creation, the prequel to the spinoff of the The Conjuring universe, which also references the upcoming The Nun. Make sense?

    The premiere was held at the Theater at the Ace Hotel (where I also got to see a 40th anniversary screening of Carrie), a gorgeous old movie palace with an elaborate lobby (complete with bar), vintage restrooms, and seats from an era when Americans were a little less…

  • A Quiet Place

    A Quiet Place

    ★½

    I couldn’t believe how often they went “Shh” to each other, as if they forgot they’re supposed to be quiet.