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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.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

A quartet of Broadway veterans play the iconic roles in The Honeymooners, the new musical adaptation of the classic sitcom now receiving its world premiere at New Jersey's Paper Mill Playhouse. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

Monday, October 9, 2017

Two brothers deal with their tortured family history in Spencer T. Folmar's faith-based drama Generational Sins. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

The documentary Earth: One Amazing Day showcases the wonders of the natural world and its wildlife inhabitants. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

------Frank Scheck

Friday, October 6, 2017

Myles Kane and Josh Koury's documentary Voyeur follows author Gay Talese as he researches and writes his controversial book The Voyeur's Motel. To read my Hollywood Reporter review of the film that received its world premiere at the New York Film Festival, click here.

Ashley Judd stars in Will Wallace's thriller Trafficked, about three young women who become victims of a sex-trafficking ring. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

------Frank Scheck

 

Thursday, October 5, 2017

The late-night talk show hosts served as national grief counselors and became fiercely political in their responses to the Las Vegas shooting. To read my Hollywood Reporter Critic's Notebook, click here.

Two misfits bond over their shared obsession with anuses in Peter Vack's perverse dark comedy Assholes. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

Ena and Ines Talakic's documentary Hall of Mirrors chronicles the career of famed journalist/author Edward Jay Epstein. To read my Hollywood Reporter review of the film recently showcased at the New York Film Festival, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Susan Froemke's documentary The Opera House recounts the story of the Metropolitan Opera's move to its Lincoln Center home. To read my Hollywood Reporter of the film recently shown at the New York Film Festival, click here.

-------Frank Scheck