…Believe in Yesterday

If you’re reading this right now you probably fall into one of two groups. Either this is the first time you’ve heard of director Danny Boyle’s “Yesterday” and have no idea what it’s about, or you’re grinning from ear to ear right now because even if you haven’t heard of it you recognize that crosswalk…

…weave a web

Today, before I jump into the business of the day — my thoughts on “Spider-Man: Far From Home” — I’d like to first talk about how much I love the new Spider-Man. I know people were salty about the quick turnover rate from Maguire to Garfield to Holland (not to mention (Moore, Johnson, Pine, Mulaney,…

…See It’s Our Destiny

  “You’re gonna see it’s our destiny. You’ve got a friend in me.” Randy Newman, “You’ve Got A Friend In Me” There will come a day when the Toy Story franchise goes too far, but it is not this day. Pixar has once again managed to defy the odds with a fourth sequel that isn’t…

…dare to dream

Stop me if you’ve heard this one: So, there’s a woman who’s hosted one of the best-loved late night talk shows for decades… I’ll stop myself because no one has heard this one… And yet, “Late Night,” a new comedy starring Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling (who also wrote the screenplay) dares to dream of…

…Hope You Don’t Mind

I hope you don’t mind  that I put down in words, How wonderful life is while you’re in the world. Before I get started, just a heads up that I’ve been holding onto my feelings for this film for two weeks. I have no chill when it comes to Elton John, and this is very…

…Play Dead

I’ll give those who are just joining this party a chance to digest the fact that “Beetlejuice” has been musical-ified. Yes, yes it has. Cool, right? Okay, are we all good? So, “Beetlejuice”…Beetlejuice…sorry, I couldn’t resist. With the classic “Day-O” and “Jump in the Line (Shake Senora)” musical numbers it’s easy to see how this…