Tag Archives: Documentaries

Documentary Reviews: “Chasing Coral,” “Icarus,” “Risk,” “My Scientology Movie”

Many documentaries have gotten so compelling, and professionally-made, that in 2016 I picked “Weiner” as the best film of the year, the first time I’ve done so in the site’s history. Only time will tell if that’s the case this year, but I’d already rather watch three of these four movies over much of what’s come out… Read More »

Quick Reviews: The Mermaid, The Wave, The Last Man on the Moon, Everybody Wants Some

Every once and a while, a movie slips through the cracks, and that’s when it’s time for “quick reviews”… Everybody Wants Some…Richard Linklater (“Boyhood,” “Before” trilogy, “Dazed and Confused” of which this movie is a spiritual sequel to) has built a career out of the tricky feat of making naturalistic indies that are actually enjoyable… Read More »