A MOST WANTED MAN Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my A Most Wanted Man review from the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.  The film opens in limited release this weekend.] The spy thriller genre—like all genres—has its fair share of tropes and clichés.  The best entries …

GOD’S POCKET Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.  God’s Pocket opens today in limited release.] Following around sad characters does not make a story poignant. It does not make it sorrowful or deep or compassionate.  …

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