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  • The Irishman

    The Irishman

    ★★★★½

    I don't mind spending 3 1/2 hours of my life watching the combined talents of Robert DeNiro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci on the big screen (and that's where I saw this - at a theater in Houston before it streams in the near future on Netflix), especially under the direction of one of the world's greatest directors, Martin Scorsese.

    Although seen as a gangster film (the story of Jimmy Hoffa) this is much more a film about how man's…

  • Klaus

    Klaus

    ★★★★

    A very sweet addition to the family Christmas movie season. Probably more for the slightly cynical adult than a lot of other holiday season offerings, but it has a ton of humor, good voice actors, a unique animation style and some solid music. You'll be able to predict pretty much everything that happens in the film (okay, the one big action scene at the climax did throw one twist at me that I wasn't expecting), but that's fine for holiday movies. Enjoy this one with your family!

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  • Won't You Be My Neighbor?

    Won't You Be My Neighbor?

    ★★★★★

    So, so happy I was able to introduce Mr. Rogers to my older sons tonight as we journeyed to the one theater in Houston playing this movie to see it together. What a delightful, engrossing, entertaining message this film delivers to its audience and seeing it in a real theater with other appreciative fans (either those who grew up with Mr. Rogers or many like my sons who had never seen him) just enhanced the experience even more. I don't…

  • Airplane!

    Airplane!

    ★★★★½

    One of the most quotable films of all time, this one never gets old for me. Although I will say that it's so politically incorrect that it would be hard to produce in the year 2019.