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Movie Review: The Power of the Dog

THE POWER OF THE DOG, written and directed by legendary filmmaker Jane Campion, is one of my biggest movie surprises of the year. It breathes new life into the Western genre, in part serving as a criticism on the exaggerated masculinity that we traditionally associate with this category of film. One of the surest signs… Continue reading Movie Review: The Power of the Dog

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Yellowstone: Who Tried To Kill The Duttons?

With my favorite show, YELLOWSTONE, returning Sunday, November 7 on Paramount, I wanted to do a quick recap on where we stand at the end of season 3 and discuss my top suspects for who is trying to kill the Duttons. Here is what we know Someone conducted a coordinated, simultaneous attack separately targeting the… Continue reading Yellowstone: Who Tried To Kill The Duttons?

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Movie Review: Spencer (Middleburg Film Festival)

SPENCER, directed by Pablo LarraĆ­n (JACKIE), has been one of my most anticipated films since I first heard about it in the production process. Not only does it check all of the boxes of my interests (royals, a female lead, costumes, a haunting score, breathtaking cinematography), but it also has one of the strongest performances… Continue reading Movie Review: Spencer (Middleburg Film Festival)

Olivia Colman on the beach in The Lost Daughter
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Movie Review: The Lost Daughter (Middleburg Film Festival)

Another year back in beautiful Middleburg, VA for the Middleburg Film Festival, an event that continues to grow and get better and better every year. This year's schedule is so strong, I was having my own Sophie's Choice over which movies to view at what time. But one thing was for sure, THE LOST DAUGHTER… Continue reading Movie Review: The Lost Daughter (Middleburg Film Festival)

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Movie Review: Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

SHANG-CHI is one of the best Marvel movies, period. I cannot tell you how much fun I had in the theater watching this film, due in large part to the enormous amount of heart exuding from the brilliant screenplay. Not only does the movie have the best fight scenes I have probably ever seen on… Continue reading Movie Review: Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings