Tag Archives: Adam Driver

Film Review: “BlacKkKlansman” Serves up Serious Racial Satire with a Contemporary Bite

BlacKkKlansman (Spike Lee, 2018) 3 out of 4 stars. Spike Lee has almost always been a director worth watching, even when his work has fallen short of the brilliant promise of such early narratives like She’s Gotta Have It, Do the Right Thing, … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Breaking, Christopher Llewellyn Reed, Film Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Film Review: In “Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” the Force Rises, Then Takes a Midday Nap

Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Rian Johnson, 2017) 2½ out of 4 stars. As a child of the 1970s, I grew up adoring the original Star Wars franchise … at least until The Return of the Jedi came around, with … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Breaking, Christopher Llewellyn Reed, Film Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Paterson” Celebrates the Magic of Our Ordinary World

Paterson (Jim Jarmusch, 2016) 3½ out of 4 stars Ever since his first theatrical feature, Stranger Than Paradise, in 1984 – which won the Caméra d’Or (Best First Feature) award at the Cannes Film Festival – American indie auteur Jim Jarmusch has accumulated a … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Breaking, Christopher Llewellyn Reed, Film Reviews | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment