Comedy

Emergency

Growing up in the Latino community, I noticed that many of my friends and family members constantly had to do this calculation about how they were being perceived–trying to make sure that they weren’t being […]

Movies

All the Old Knives

Let’s start this review with a question. Is it time for an American 007? My one takeaway from this film was that I could totally see Chris Pine slipping into the role of James Bond. […]

Documentary

Lucy and Desi

The way in to a lot of stories for most people, is a love story. It’s really universal. I knew I wanted to touch on important themes – the different ways they approached work, what […]

Documentary

Mayor Pete

I was intrigued by Buttigieg. He had a remarkable composure, evident intelligence, and a gift for conveying complex ideas in ways that felt graspable. But could his underdog campaign possibly be successful? Could a small-town […]

Documentary

Val

On IMDB, Val Kilmer’s Known For list includes The Doors, The Saint, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, and The Salton Sea. For me, it will always be Real Genius, Top Gun, and, most importantly, Tombstone. I […]

Action

Jolt

My editor, aka my wife, is not a fan of action flicks. When an action film shows up for review, it is difficult to get her to read the reviews I write and even harder […]

Movies

The Tomorrow War

I’ve often mentioned that my wife will view these movies with me. She typically edits my reviews, so seeing the film helps. In this case, however, it made for an interesting film viewing experience. When […]

Documentary

P!NK: All I Know So Far

In August of 2019, my wife and I attended P!NK’s Beautiful Trauma World Tour stop in Toronto. I liked some of her songs, but I wasn’t what I would call a fan… I was indifferent. […]

Crime

Coming 2 America

I was excited when I first heard about Coming 2 America. I remember loving the first film when I was younger and I’ve always been a huge fan of Eddie Murphy. In preparation, I rewatched the […]