The Post (2017)

In what is essentially a prequel to a superior film, Steven Spielberg, Merly Streep, and Tom Hanks fail to live up to the billing of them teaming-up ascribes. In what is essentially a prequel to a superior film, Steven Spielberg, Merly Streep, and Tom Hanks fail to live up to the billing of them teaming-up ascribes. Continue reading The Post (2017)

Lady Bird (2017)

Greta Gerwig’s Lady Bird is a film that meets the base criteria of “a high school movie,” but exceeds that distinction at every turn and is rather a mother-daughter character study par excellence. The film is a love letter to hometowns and parents and class struggle and the beauty of everyday life in the American 21st Century. Continue reading Lady Bird (2017)