LOCKE Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.  Locke opens today in limited release.] When a film is executed under a series of conditions, it can feel like an exercise. It can come off like …

Sundance 2014: LOCKE Review

     February 10, 2015

When a film is executed under a series of conditions, it can feel like an exercise.  It can come off like a director running a test rather than telling a story.  But we also know that restrictions can spur creativity …

LAW & ORDER: UK – Lessons in British Justice

     January 13, 2011

What do Americans really think about the British? Leave it to Law & Order to answer that question for us. In addition to the seemingly hundreds of different versions of Dick Wolf’s wildly successful procedural series here in America, there …