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  • Widows

    Widows

    ★★★★

    This movie is full of assholes, but so compelling.

  • Book Club

    Book Club

    When I first saw the trailer for this movie, I wondered if my mom (82) would like it. She likes Jane Fonda. She's old. She reads. Before I got an chance to ask her if she wanted to see it, my sister took her. Now, having seen the movie on my own, I can't imagine how awful I would have felt watching that with my mom. I would have felt awful watching this with my sister. I mean I wouldn't…

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  • The Loneliest Planet

    The Loneliest Planet

    ★★★★

    Nothing happens for an hour. Then one thing happens and someone makes a knee jerk reaction. Then one no one talks about either the thing that happened or the the reaction to what happened. Hard to say since no one's talking. Then nothing happens for another hour until there's an awkward moment. Then nothing happens at the end. I was riveted.

  • 7 Chinese Brothers

    7 Chinese Brothers

    ★★★

    During the Q&A after the movie, one gentleman told the director that he needs to tweak the screenplay a little before he sends it to the big multiplexes, and then proceeded to talk about a script of his that he plans to shoot this year and get into next year's festival. He plans to get a bigger star than Jason Schwartzman. The director nodded and said, "okay."