Tag Archives: Melissa McCarthy

Film Review: “The Kitchen” Needs a Thorough Redesign

The Kitchen (Andrea Berloff, 2019) 1 out of 4 stars. Last fall saw the release of Widows, director Steve McQueen’s collaboration with bestselling author Gillian Flynn, in which a group of mobster’s wives find themselves denuded of husbands and forced to … Continue reading

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

Film Review: Can You Ever Forgive Me (For Liking This So Much)?

Can You Ever Forgive Me? (Marielle Heller) 4 out of 4 stars Oh, what it would be like to be one of the greats. It’s a feeling that most artists have probably wondered to themselves at some point or other. … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Articles, Breaking, Film Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Victoria Alexander reviews CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?

Melissa McCarthy’s brave performance, Charlize-Theron-like acting jewel, deserves an Academy Award nomination. What I love: The scene at the end of CAN YOU FORGIVE ME? When Hollywood stars of Melissa McCarthy’s stature do a real person role, at the end, … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Articles, Film Reviews, Victoria Alexander | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Victoria Alexander Reviews THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS

Brilliant and creative, McCarthy has her franchise as long as she can get along with newly minted star, Phil Phillips. I know Melissa McCarthy has a very close working relationship with her husband, Ben Falcone, who has written, directed and … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Articles, Film Reviews, Victoria Alexander | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Film Review: “The Happytime Murders” Overdoes Its Initially Clever Muppet Spoof

The Happytime Murders (Brian Henson, 2018) 2 out of 4 stars. If you like your Muppets mean, raunchy and drugged out, have I got a film for you! Like a cross between Robert Zemeckis’ 1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit and David Ayers’ … Continue reading

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