Friday, January 20, 2017

20th Century Women

Janet's TAKE: #20thCenturyWomen~Honest portrayal of Mother/Son relationship buoyed by a strong cast including #AnnetteBening. A


"Girls Nite Out" recommend.


Special note: A24 WILL MAKE A DONATION TO PLANNED PARENTHOOD IN HONOR OF ALL THE WOMEN (AND MEN) WHO SEE THE FILM THIS WEEKEND

Friday, January 6, 2017

SILENCE

Janet's TAKE: #Silence~Scorsese project of a brutal but over-long journey through devotion and religious persecution in Japan w/good performances and stunning cinematography: B+


Martin Scorsese’s Silence, the Academy Award winning director’s

HIDDEN FIGURES

Janet's TAKE: #HiddenFigures ~ Moving story of pioneering women of science. STEM rules! A+

It is evident that the cast all gave their best efforts for this true, but until now, untold event. Deserves lots of awards.

HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of

A MONSTER CALLS

Janet"s TAKE: @amonstercalls ~ A heart-rending child's journey thru grief w/as many twists as the Monster's branches: A-

True to the book but NOT