You can probably tell from the way I’ve been posting these Under the Dome reviews on Thursdays that I’ve been getting slightly burnt out on reviewing every episode. On that score, I’m a bit relieved to be churning out my final season 1 review for the CBS Summer series. This finale gave me some mixed emotions. You can read my thoughts below but be warned SPOILERS WITHIN…
- Tokyo Story, 1953 - ★★★★ August 11, 2020The way these characters are played so earnestly and the way this family's dynamic feels so real make this an absolutely incredible movie.
- Pitch Perfect, 2012 - ★★★★ August 10, 2020Watched on Monday August 10, 2020.
- Project Power, 2020 August 10, 2020Embargoed
- Sputnik, 2020 - ★★★½ August 10, 2020Watched on Sunday August 9, 2020.
- Boys State, 2020 - ★★★★ August 9, 2020The passion for politics that resides within the kids of Boys State is inspiring. Despite the majority of them holding political ideologies that I adamantly oppose, there's a tinge of hope that permeates through Boys State. In it, we see kids who are passionate about government and passionate about the political process with a fire that most people don […]
- An American Pickle, 2020 - ★★ August 8, 2020Not that funny and pretty disjointed. The fish out of water premise is abandoned for a satirical take on capitalism and the American dream. As a satire, it falls pretty flat. It makes broad swipes at social media mobs and the court of public opinion without having much of anything to say about it beneath its surface level bits.Ben and Herschel are solid enou […]
- Tokyo Story, 1953 - ★★★★ August 11, 2020