Review – Is THIS Your Card? (“Magic Camp”)

Originally shot in 2017, this movie was fraught with troubles, from actor Jeffery Tambor facing sexual harassment charges to actor J.J. Totah undergoing a sex-change operation. Then there were the SIX screenwriters and numerous story changes, and all from an original script written by Steve Martin. Whew! Did all that ruin the movie? We’ll see……

Review – Two Rogans in a Jar (“An American Pickle”)

Based on his 2013 short story, this is SNL writer Simon Rich’s very first screenplay and it’s a strong vehicle for Seth Rogan for playing two roles. Another casualty of the virus, this movie is now on the HBO Max streaming platform, rather than in the theaters. * Bleak, drab, and harsh is Poland in…

Review – Groundhog Day in the Desert (“Palm Springs”)

Yes, you’ve seen them before. Time-loop movies. From Groundhog Day to Happy Death Day, they have always held a special fascination with audiences, especially when the subject matter is more than the sum total of its parts. And with this damned virus, this film shoulda been in the theaters. * His name is Nyles (Andy…