Category Archives: C

Carnival Row (08-31-19) Reviewed by Anita ***

You could say this is still hot or fresh off the press. Amazon Prime has made another 8 episode hit with this Steampunk, Cosplay gem. Mixing together Knights of Renaissance Faire and today’s darkest fantasy world constructed within a Victorian … Continue reading

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Crimson Peak (2015) – reviewed by George

A young woman, Edith Cushing (Mia Wasikowska), says that she knows there are ghosts – she has seen them. The first was her mother, some years after she had died of black cholera, a disease that left her so disfigured … Continue reading

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Some American Stand Up Reviewed by Anita

I’ve been feeling routine with my viewing lately so I decided to switch it up a notch. I randomly looked up Stand Up and I’m happy to say Amazon Prime was there for me. If you’re tired of the same … Continue reading

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Camp (2003) – reviewed by George

At a musical theater camp, called Camp Ovation, we meet the campers and the counselors. This year’s scenes, and every two weeks an entire show, feature songs from Buried Child, Promises Promises, Follies, Midnight Sun, Dreamgirls, Company, and others. And … Continue reading

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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) – reviewed by George

1927, The American Ministry of Magic, New York City: Grindelwald (Johnny Depp) is being held pending return to Europe to answer for crimes committed there. Seraphina Picquery (Carmen Ejogo) tells the man Spielman (Wolf Roth) who is there to pick … Continue reading

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Coraline (2009) Reviewed by Anita ****

If you are in the mood for a kid’s movie, or the kids need to watch something different I recommend Coraline 100%. Directed by Henry Selick, it’s a dark, stop-motion, fantasy, horror film. Based on a novel by Neil Gaiman, … Continue reading

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Crazy Rich Asians (2018) – reviewed by George

London 1995: Eleanor Young (Michelle Yeoh) arrives at the Calthorpe Hotel with her children and a nanny, and states her name and that she has a reservation for the Lancaster Suite. The desk clerk is not the least bit ruffled … Continue reading

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The Cheap Detective (1978) – reviewed by George

Another satire by Neil Simon, and this time the subject is one single movie: “Casablanca”. Peter Falk plays the Humphrey Bogart role, the lovely Louise Fletcher takes over for Ingrid Bergman, and Fernando Lamas subs for Paul Henried. And Scatman … Continue reading

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Corky Romano (2001) – reviewed by George

Chris Kattan is a riot! In this movie he is inept, jumpy, fearful, and very, very funny. He plays the title character, the youngest of the Romano Crime Family: Pops (Peter Falk) is the head man and about to be … Continue reading

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Danny Kaye in “The Court Jester” (1955) – reviewed by George

Set in a land not unlike England, in the time of Robin Hood, this is one funny film and has some great songs as well. Danny is Hubert Hawkins, a medieval comedian and semi-acrobat who works with a troupe of … Continue reading

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