Category Archive: Comedy

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

This is a unique, dark R-rated film that lovingly portrays unlikeable people.

Searching and A Simple Favor

Searching and A Simple Favor are two films flying under the cinematic radar screen.

Crazy Rich Asians

This is a can’t miss movie.

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 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.

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?”

Sorry to Bother You

Be prepared for an emotional experience that will come close to sucking the wind out of your cinematic lungs.