Review – Detroit

Set during the 1967 Detroit riots, the simply-titled Detroit follows a substory that occurred within that larger, nationally reported framework.  Taking the reins of the film is Academy Award-winning director Kathryn Bigelow, who has forged a very successful career by translating historical events into film, having helmed Zero Dark Thirty as well as The Hurt Locker.  Detailing an... Continue Reading →

87. Hacksaw Ridge

And, just like that, here's the fourth film on my list of 10 Fourth Quarter 2016 Films to Be Excited About.  This trailer had me at, "Hello," as its central themes of conflict resolution (especially in war) without violence made it a rare standout in the constant onslaught of war-themed films.  This is also an... Continue Reading →

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