…See You

There is a lot going on in the world. I mean, Felicity Huffman and Lori Laughlin are being indicted while *others* aren’t. What is up with that?!? It’s Aunt Becky for goodness sake. Anyways, the point is it’s easy to get caught up in all the bad. It’s even easier to feel completely cut off…

…Be Fierce

Welcome to International Women’s Day. Today is meant to raise awareness for women’s rights issues around the world. It’s also an opportunity to appreciate how far we’ve come while acknowledging that there’s still a ways to go.

…Play Nice

  Kids, it’s time for another conversation about how we treat others. This week Rotten Tomatoes took away users’ ability to comment on or review films prior to their release. Why? Well, it seems some of us have forgotten the golden rule…again. If you don’t know what the golden rule is please keep reading.

…Take Action

The Oscars may be over, but the film industry’s drama is still going strong. The day started with the release of a pointedly worded letter from actress Emma Thompson regarding her departure from Skydance Animation’s film “Luck.” If you haven’t read it yet, I strongly recommend taking a look at her powerful statement expecting better…

…Steal the Show

By all rights, “Bohemian Rhapsody” should not be nominated for Best Picture. The film’s director was fired with two weeks of filming remaining. It received a less than enthusiastic response from critics. Add in the fact that director Bryan Singer’s behavior on set has recently come to light (again), and this Queen biopic seemed destined…

…Follow Along

There’s something deeply personal about director Alfonso Cuarón’s “Roma.” That much is very clear. This semi-autobiographical film takes place in the safe and protected world of Cuarón’s childhood. There’s nothing flashy or sensational about “Roma” or its main character, Cleo (Yalitza Aparicio), a maid for a middle class family in the Colonia Roma neighborhood of…