…Change

Despite what you may have heard, change does not begin with an action.  It begins with an idea. Of course, action must follow, and in “The Help,” (directed by Tate Taylor and based on the novel by Kathryn Stockett) it most certainly does. Set in Jackson, Mississippi; in the early 1960s, change is in the…

…Clean Up

“The Help,” cleaned up again at the box office this weekend. Blame it on the weather, the planets aligning or whatever else you want. It doesn’t change the fact that this little-film-that-could has taken down the big, bad, late summer flicks two weeks in a row. While this week’s line-up isn’t quite as satisfying as…

…be kind

It’s been a summer full of super heroes and wizards and aliens and, let’s face it, a whole lot of guys. And no offense boys, but it’s sort of lame that the summer blockbuster season is so testosterone-heavy. So as we bring our summer film fest to a close, this one’s for the girls (who…