Tag Archives: England

Film Review: Cinematically Brilliant “1917” Explores the Horrors of World War One

1917 (Sam Mendes, 2019) 3½ out of 4 stars. It’s April 6, 1917, over a year and a half before the eventual end of World War I (via an armistice signed on November 11, 1918), and two English lance corporals … Continue reading

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Film Review: “63 Up” – One of the Strongest Entries in the Series Yet

63 Up (Michael Apted, 2019) 3 out of 4 stars. Humans don’t tend to be a reflective species. The long-running British documentary Up series, however, forces its subjects to be exactly that, catching up with its several subjects every seven … Continue reading

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Film Review: “Juliet, Naked” Delivers Rom-Com for Grown-Ups

Juliet, Naked (Jesse Peretz, 2018) 3 out of 4 stars. An appealing – if sometimes unfocused – twist on the romantic-comedy genre, Jesse Peretz’s Juliet, Naked offers both Rose Byrne (The Meddler) and Ethan Hawke (First Reformed) a chance to be extraordinarily charming … Continue reading

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