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Little Women (2019) Film Review

Greta Gerwig's version of Little Women is the eighth film adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's classic novel. Starring Saoirse Ronan, Florence Pugh, Emma Watson and Timothée Chalamet, the film follows the March sisters during the aftermath of

August: Osage County (2013)

Directed by John Wells, and based on a play by Tracy Letts (who also wrote the screenplay for this adaptation), August: Osage County is a showcase for actors, and don't some of them like to remind you of that fact. There's some good stuff…

The Muppets (2011)

"It's time to play the music." Nobody was more excited than I was to hear that, at long last, we were getting a new Muppets movie worthy of a theatrical release with great talent behind and in front of the camera. The last great movie…

Amigo (2010)

Ever since the splendid and memorable Brother From Another Planet (1984), I have kept an eye out for the indie movies of John Sayles. His latest effort is Amigo, which is a nigh-epic account of a Philippino village caught between Spanish…

The Company Men (2010)

Management going down John Wells, producer (and sometimes writer) on The West Wing and ER and other good TV shows, has turned to directing for this ensemble piece about a year in the life of three men trying to survive several rounds of…