The Meg

The best thing I can say about this film is that if you see it on a large IMAX screen you will not feel you have just watched one of the worst films… Continue reading

BlacKkKlansman

I join my nephew John Hammerle, a lawyer and movie reviewer in Chicago, in describing BlacKkKlansman as the best film released to this date in 2018.

The King

Though this is not a great documentary, it does serve to remind you of the historical significance of Elvis Presley.

The Spy Who Dumped Me

I love smart, caustic, nasty women.  Good grief, that was why I married Mo 30 years ago!

Christopher Robin

Christopher Robin is a tiny little film filled with great significance. 

Eighth Grade

What is fascinating about recent films is how some very good movies have focused on single fathers raising a daughter.

Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Regardless of your feelings about Tom Cruise, this is a magnificent film on multiple levels.

The Equalizer 2

No one, and I mean no one, has ever killed with more fervent passion than Robert McCall.

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

The film’s unanswered question: “How could a 1979 graduate of Oxford go on a solo journey to Greece and not contemplate the use of birth control?”