Monday, November 20, 2017

ROMAN J. ISRAEL, ESQ.

Roman J. Israel, Esq. movie poster

Janet's TAKE: Although Roman J. Israel, Esq. doesn't break any new ground in law dramas, Denzel Washington's multi-layered portrayal is the reason to see this film. B-

Washington is

THE MAN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS

THE MAN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS movie poster

Janet's TAKE: THE MAN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS is an entertaining holiday movie with a clever blend of fact and fantasy.  A-

Good performances throughout, especially Dan Stevens and Christopher Plummer, leave you with

Thursday, November 16, 2017

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri movie poster

Janet's TAKE: THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI hits all the right elements for this tragic comedy. A+

The powerhouse but rough characters add a sense of topical truth to

Thursday, November 9, 2017

NOVITIATE

NOVITIATE movie poster

Janet's TAKE: #Novitiate is an interesting look at feminism and faith during the radical changes in the Church by Vatican II. B-

An award-worthy performance by