MOVIE REVIEWS
 

12 Monkeys (1995)

The great Terry Gilliam's dystopic (of course!) vision of a future where we can't tell what's real or not seems disturbingly prescient.

Donovan’s Reef (1963)

Though it seems to exist mainly as a reason for Johns Wayne and Ford to do a whole lotta drinkin' and fishin' on the studio's dime, "Donovan's Reef" is undeniably well-made and breezily entertaining.

The Web (1947)

Vincent Price, Ella Raines and Edmund O'Brien star in this unheralded film noir about a twisted love triangle that's now out in a handsome Blu-ray edition from Kino Lorber.

New to View: Oct. 19

M. Night Shymalan’s latest feature and a documentary about the late Anthony Bourdain headline my newest releases for home viewing options. Check out the entire column at: https://filmyap.substack.com/p/new-to-view-oct-19?justPublished=true

New to View: Oct. 12

A “Truman Show”-like Ryan Reynolds action-comedy and a new take on an Arthurian legend headline the new releases for the home market. You can check them all out at: https://filmyap.substack.com/p/new-to-view-oct-12  

Willow (1988)

The underappreciated fantasy film from George Lucas and Ron Howard delighted the young audiences it was intended for, poked fun at its critics -- by name -- and is now set for a Disney+ reboot.

New to View: Oct. 5

LeBron James headlines the new titles soon available for home consumption. You can check them all out at: https://filmyap.substack.com/p/new-to-view-oct-5

New to View: Sept. 28

Another terrifying excursion into the violent and murderous world of the “Purge” franchise leads off the latest offerings for home consumption. Check ’em all out. https://filmyap.substack.com/p/new-to-view-sept-28