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  Welcome to this destination for reviews, news
  and musings on Theater, Film and Culture (Music,
  Cabaret, Books and more) by veteran arts writer
  and New York Post/Hollywood Reporter
  critic Frank Scheck.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Miles Teller plays a war veteran suffering from PTSD in Thank You for Your Service, directed by Jason Hall, screenwriter of American Sniper. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

An American and a Russian tennis player square off in The Last Match, the sports-themed drama by Anna Ziegler, author of Photograph 51. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

------Frank Scheck

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The Signature Theater is presenting a revival of Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train, the 2000 drama by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis, author of The Motherf--ker with the Hat and Between Crazy and Riverside. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

Cristin Milioti plays a woman who bonds emotionally with a robot in Zoe Kazan's futuristic drama After the Blast. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

Monday, October 23, 2017

An elderly man discovers that he has a long-lost brother in Alon and Shaul Schwarz's documentary Aida's Secrets. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

--------Frank Scheck

Friday, October 20, 2017

Two BFFs resort to serial killing to enhance their social media profile in the comic horror film Tragedy Girls. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

Arnold Schwarzenegger plays the title role of a legendary hitman in Taran Killiam's mockumentary Killing Gunther. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Ugis Olte and Morten Traavik's documentary Liberation Day chronicles the preparations for a concert in North Korea by the Slovenian rock band Laibach. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

--------Frank Scheck

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