THE SKELETON TWINS Review

     September 12, 2014

[Note: This is a re-post of my The Skeleton Twins review from the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.  The movie opens in limited release this weekend.] Comedic actors moving into dramatic territory is not a new concept.  Many make the transition with ease, …

WELCOME TO ME Review | TIFF 2014

     September 7, 2014

Don’t get me wrong: I like making fun of the mentally ill as much as the next person.  There’s nothing quite like reducing human suffering down to a handful of quirks and laughing at the patient.  Shira Piven’s awful Welcome …