Film Review: The Reagan Show

★★★★☆ The Reagan Show is timely on a number of levels. Using archive footage, news reports and White House TV, they manage to piece together the second term of the Reagan presidency and give a sobering portrait of a man whose prime concern was always his own image.It’s difficult to Continue Reading

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Film Review: The Glass Castle

★★★☆☆ Based on journalist Jeannette Walls’ bestselling memoir, director Destin Daniel Cretton’s Short Term 12 follow-up The Glass Castle is a sensitive story of a troubled, dysfunctional family, but this real-life portrayal feels more appropriate for the small screen.The film’s title comes from a promise made by Jeannette’s father Rex Continue Reading