Review: Um, what? ‚The Turning‘ is a muddled address madness

The classic horror tale “The Turn of The Screw” by Henry James has been told numerous times — and much more clearly and effectively than in “The Turning,” says AP reviewer Jocelyn NoveckBy JOCELYN NOVECK AP National WriterJanuary 23, 2020, 10:21 PM5 min read It’s really not a good sign when a movie ends with…

Hollywood In Nome, Alaska, review of rape ‘chilly conditions’ hits a wall

NOME, Alaska — The two cops — the cold case detective from Virginia and the evidence technician from Alaska — had a mission. Sift through more than a decade of grim stories from this small city set between the Bering Strait and Alaska’s western tundra. Nome’s new police chief, another Virginia transplant, asked the two…

Film Review: ‘21 Bridges’ places Recent York on lockdown

Film Review: ‘21 Bridges,’ with Chadwick Boseman is good-enough New York crime thriller, but anything more than that is a bridge too farBy JAKE COYLE AP Film WriterNovember 20, 2019, 7:53 PM4 min read How excited James Brown would have been for “21 Bridges.” Take you to bridge? How about 21 of them? But I…

Review: Elizabeth Banks takes a shot at ‚Charlie’s Angels‘

Film Review: Elizabeth Banks takes a shot at revitalizing ‚Charlie’s Angels’By LINDSEY BAHR AP Film WriterNovember 13, 2019, 1:15 AM4 min read If you’re watching a big studio film featuring a female ensemble, there is a 50% chance that there is going to be some monologue about how men underestimating women is both a truism…

Review: ‚Ford v Ferrari‘ is a truly fulfilling (snappy) dart

Film review: Not a mere Hollywood fast and furious car movie, ‚Ford v Ferrari‘ is a drama about a pair of visionaries who fight against a smarmy bureaucracyBy MARK KENNEDY AP Entertainment WriterNovember 12, 2019, 3:51 PM5 min read Cops might do well to position their speed traps near movie theaters wherever the new film…