Posts Tagged ‘the film yap’

ReelBob: ‘Wonder Wheel’ ★★

By Bob Bloom It’s a wonder if anyone can sit through Woody Allen’s excruciating “Wonder Wheel” and come away satisfied. The film, set at Coney Island in the 1950s, feels like a play that Allen wrote, then shelved because he had second thoughts after rereading it. Instead, Allen turned it into a movie, which, even […]

“Coco” still on top; supers still super; “Disaster Artist” moves up

"The Disaster Artist" and "Lady Bird" break into the top 10, as "Coco" continues to roll, "Justice League" and "Thor: Ragnarok" remain super and Julia Roberts hits $100 million in "Wonder."

New to View: Dec. 12

By Bob Bloom The following titles are being released on Tuesday, Dec. 12, unless otherwise noted: The Trip to Spain (Blu-ray) Details: 2017, Shout! Factory Rated: Not rated The lowdown: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon hit the road again for more culinary delights and comedic moments as they whet their appetites across Spain. The banter […]

Indy Style — December 8

On this week's show, Chris reviews "Darkest Hour," "The Disaster Artist," "Just Getting Ready," "My Friend Dahmer" plus "Despicable Me 3" on video.

“Coco” still on top; “Justice League” and “Wonder” still strong

"Coco" leads the weekend box office race with $26 million, while "Justice League" and "Wonder" continue to boost their totals.

New to View: Dec. 5

By Bob Bloom The following titles are being released on Tuesday, Dec. 5, unless otherwise noted: Twin Peaks: A Limited Event Series (Blu-ray) Details: 2017, Showtime Entertainment-Paramount Home Entertainment Rated: Not rated The lowdown: This eight-disc set features all 18 episodes as Kyle MacLachlan’s FBI agent Dale Cooper returns to the quaint northwestern town of […]

ReelBob: ‘Loving Vincent’ ★★★★

An imaginative way to look at the impact of the artwork and life of Vincent Van Gogh.


Surprisingly even-handed look at Vatican II through the eyes of an aspiring young candidate for the sisterhood.