Pixar’s New Fantasy Will Lift Your Soul

4 out of 5 stars (one of the best of the year) Note: I asked a family friend with young children about Soul, and the results varied.  The youngest (4) got bored and left while the two older (7 and 10) enjoyed the goofy moments, but were stymied by the human drama and somewhat scared… Continue Reading

Tenet: Good Acting Can’t Save Nonsensical Thriller

2.5 out of 5 stars (decent) There’s a lot riding on the success of Tenet.  After multiple pushbacks due to the COVID-19 pandemic and writer-director Christopher Nolan’s insistence that it be seen in theaters, many were proclaiming Tenet would bring everyone back to the movies again.  I’m sad to say that not only does Tenet… Continue Reading