BLACK PANTHER

Sometimes the cultural significance of a film outshines the movie itself, even one as entertaining as Black Panther. I’ve never been a big fan of superhero films as a genre because, except for a few exceptions, they tend to run together for me, especially the franchise movies that feature a collection of such heroes joining …

I Was Wrong

While in Denmark, I’ve been watching some Danish TV online. I owe you some commentary on Rita, Dicte, and The Bridge. Not sure that I’ve ever written about my favorite Danish series, Borgen, but I plan to watch it again over the summer when I am back home (and probably missing Copenhagen). After I ran through the Danish shows …

Valentine Surprise

I like to mark many if not most special occasions with movie watching. Why should Valentine’s Day be any different? Of course, this year was unusual. First of all, the movie I saw was geared toward kids of all ages: Coco. An animated feature on February 14th may have been a first for me, but it …