The Trial of the Chicago 7 Review

*This is a true story… IMDB Synopsis The film is based on the infamous 1969 trial of seven defendants charged by the federal government with conspiracy and more, arising from the countercultural protests in Chicago at the 1968 Democratic National Convention. The trial transfixed the nation and sparked a conversation about mayhem intended to undermine the U.S. government. “There’s no place to be right now … Continue reading The Trial of the Chicago 7 Review

An American Pickle Review

*For all my Mensches out there! IMDB Synopsis An immigrant worker falls into a vat of pickles and is brined for 100 years. The brine preserves him perfectly, and when he emerges in present day Brooklyn, he finds that he hasn’t aged a day. Eddie Murphy, Lindsay Lohan, Mike Meyers, Peter Sellers and the list goes on of the actors who have given great performances … Continue reading An American Pickle Review

The Old Guard Review

*A few spoilers here.. IMDB Synopsis A group of mercenaries, all centuries-old immortals with the ablity to heal themselves, discover someone is onto their secret, and they must fight to protect their freedom. “Well, sometimes you got to work with people, you don’t want to eat with.” The idea of immortality is something people have grappled with in movies forever. It is something that nobody … Continue reading The Old Guard Review

Greyhound Review

*This is a true story IMDB Synopsis U.S. Navy Cmdr. Ernest Krause is assigned to lead an Allied convoy across the Atlantic during World War II. His convoy, however, is pursued by German U-boats. Although this is Krause’s first wartime mission, he finds himself embroiled in what would come to be known as the longest, largest and most complex naval battle in history: The Battle … Continue reading Greyhound Review