A Round-up of New Movies in Theaters, Online and Available for Home Viewing



From time to time, a movie comes along that’s hard to define, and, hence, it’s hard to know what to …
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'The Unknown Country'

‘The Unknown Country’

In telling a story with surreal and/or other-worldly aspects, there’s a big difference between “mystical” and “mystifying,” and that’s where …
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When a film seeks to depict the life story of a beloved public figure, it generally works best when it …
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'Io capitano' ('I'm the Captain')

‘Io capitano’ (‘I’m the Captain’)

Movies about the flood of new immigrants into Europe from Africa and the Middle East have been growing in number …
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'This is Not Me' ('Bu ben değilim')

‘This is Not Me’ (‘Bu ben değilim’)

For those in the LGBTQ+ community who reside in the West, the greater freedoms and civil liberties that have emerged …
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With the release of such innovative communications products as the Apple and Android smartphones, questions began to circulate about the …
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'Kokomo City'

‘Kokomo City’

I often find it fascinating when a documentary provides viewers with an in-depth, inside look at a world seldom seen …
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'The Color Purple'

‘The Color Purple’

In the interest of full disclosure, I’ve routinely made it clear that I’m not a big fan of movie musicals …
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When life doesn’t quite turn out as planned, it’s easy to become frustrated, cynical and embittered, falling into a trap …
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