Archives for: 2017, week 19

Friday, May 12, 2017

It's been a week in political news to make your head spin. To read my Hollywood Reporter Critic's Notebook on the events including President Trump firing FBI Director James Comey, click here. A superb cast including Alec Baldwin (not playing you know… more »

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Here are two of my Hollywood Reporter reviews of films recently screened at Toronto's Hot Docs: Bojana Burnac's My Life Without Air profiles world champion free-diver Goran Colak. To read my review, click here. Darren Mann's This Cold Life profiles t… more »

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Attiya Khan and Lawrence Jackman's documentary A Better Man focuses on Khan's confrontations with the ex-boyfriend who abused her 20 years earlier. To read my Hollywood Reporter review of the film that recently received its world premiere at Hot Docs, cl… more »

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

An uptight businessman and a daffy female chef forge a connection over their shared love of fine food in Derek Hui's romantic comedy This is Not What I Expected. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here. -------Frank Scheck more »

Monday, May 8, 2017

Jill Campbell's documentary Mr. Chibbs profiles former NBA star Kenny Anderson. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here. Amy Johnston plays an American who competes in a deadly martial arts competition in Chris Nathon's action film Lady Bloodf… more »