Review – Road Trip to Oscars (“Green Book”)

Based on a true story, this movie pairs up the unlikely friendship between an oafish Italian bouncer and a sophisticated African-American concert pianist as they take a cross-country trek together in the Deep South. BTW: a Green Book was the essential guide for blacks for safe lodging, food, and more in the turbulent and racist…

Review – Wolverine For President! (“The Front Runner”)

  Gary Hart. Remember him? No? Well, way back in 1988, he was the Democrat’s favored POTUS nomination, until allegations of an extramarital affair with some gal named Donna Rice derailed him. Hmmm.. a politician having an affair with another woman? Gee, why does that sound familiar? Anyway, here’s that true story. * All the…

Review – An In-Creed-able Performance (“Creed II”)

In a movie that harkens back to 1985’s Rocky IV, this sequel pulls out characters from the Rocky franchise past, rather than going forward and creating a whole new story. Either that’s lazy writing or it’s breathing new life into this new franchise in order to gain popularity for a future generation. You decide. *…