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Beltway Badass

Beltway Badass

Miss Sloane by Hope Madden I’m curious. Is every film going to take on sharper, darker political meaning post-election? Because Miss Sloane definitely does. First time screenwriter Jonathan Perera’s much-lauded…read more →

To Serve Man

To Serve Man

Arrival by Hope Madden Amy Adams is as reliable an actor as they come. Thoughtful and expressive, she shares a tremendous range of emotions without uttering a sound. With his…read more →

Abandon All Hope

Abandon All Hope

Inferno by Matt Weiner Good versus evil. Heaven versus hell. The first 15 minutes of Inferno versus the last 105 minutes… Director Ron Howard’s latest Dan Brown adaptation reprises Tom…read more →

Valley Dogs

Valley Dogs

In A Valley of Violence by Cat McAlpine Paul (Ethan Hawke) just wants to make it to Mexico, and freedom. Unfortunately, a random and heart-wrenching act of violence detours him…read more →

Ain’t That Peculiar?

Ain’t That Peculiar?

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Hope Madden The biggest problem facing Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children is that the film is not nearly peculiar enough. Tim Burton…read more →

Suicide Posse

Suicide Posse

The Magnificent Seven by Hope Madden What if women, traumatized veterans, blacks, Asian Americans, American Indians, Mexican Americans and whatever white men we have left with a conscience exerted their…read more →