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  • Solo: A Star Wars Story

    Solo: A Star Wars Story

    ★★★½

    I don't go for prequels as a rule. I avoid them. But there haven't been very many good movies lately in the cinema and I knew Hubby would enjoy anything Trek or SW, so we went and both enjoyed it. It was more his thing than mine, as I'm not really into action movies, but there was enough story to keep me engaged.

    I loved Q'ira and Han was pretty great and believeable, but really short. That was distracting some.…

  • Lady Gangster

    Lady Gangster

    ★★★

    A good short noir, just over an hour. I liked it, but I hated the end. It went silly hollywood at the end.

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  • The Most Dangerous Game

    The Most Dangerous Game

    ★★★

    They packed a powerful punch into an hour. There's Joel McCrea and a cute brunette Fay Wray. It has several items now considered tropes in the old style of horror--a mute butler, a ship crash with one survivor, a monstrous-type, not a monster per se, but truly a monstrous human; both a remote island and a castle, lots of shadows and a big, elegant staircase for a great entrance. I enjoyed this very much, especially seeing what, as I know now, were the sets for King Kong.