…pick up a book

As Comic-Con hits its stride, this weekend is sure to be full of superheroes, dragons, witches, wizards, zombies, vampires, and every other wonderful thing the world of comics (and well beyond) can throw at us. So, I thought I’d take a different route with this week’s blockbuster with a smart, witty, and riotously funny comedy,…

…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,…

…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…