Adventures in Parenting: The Girls See Pete’s Dragon At The Theater

(SPOILER ALERT: tread carefully if you don’t want to know details about the movie) The movie theater is a sacred temple. That’s how I’ve always viewed it, because I learned very early on that one goes to the movie to sit and enjoy the visual splendor on the screen, not to have a play date… Read More Adventures in Parenting: The Girls See Pete’s Dragon At The Theater

What We Learned From New Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Footage

The only proof you need  about how mind-blowing the new footage from Rogue One – A Star Wars Story is, is that image of Imperial Stormtroopers walking through the shallow waters, storming the beach on the planet Scarif. Director Gareth Edwards delivered an image we’ve never seen in any type of Star Wars media — not in any… Read More What We Learned From New Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Footage

Charming “The BFG” Shows Spielberg Still Has Magic Touch

(Danger, Danger: mild spoilers lie ahead for “The BFG”) Early on while watching the new film, “The BFG,” a feeling I hadn’t experienced in a Steven Spielberg movie in a long time swept over me. A sense of wonderment. If you’re of a certain age and you spent your formative youth worshipping at the alter… Read More Charming “The BFG” Shows Spielberg Still Has Magic Touch