…Get Into The Swing of Things

In spite of its lame title, and sequel status, “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” has a good shot at being one of the best blockbusters of the summer.  While 2012’s “The Amazing Spider-Man” was still in the shadow of the Tobey Maguire “Spider-Man”, its sequel makes the original trilogy a distant memory. One of the most…

…Not Perish From the Earth

“Lincoln” is Steven Spielberg at his best. It’s a big film with a big cast and it makes no apologies for it. The film recounts President Lincoln’s efforts to pass the Thirteenth Amendment, which would formally abolish slavery in the US.  Fearing that the courts will not recognize his Emancipation Proclamation once the Civil War has ended, Lincoln is…