Tag Archive for Film

Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch

Film review by Steve Duffy – The Grinch: “I know what to do; I’m going to steal their Christmas!” The Grinch may have stolen their Christmas, but you may feel like he stole your time. Each year at Christmas they disrupt his tranquil solitude with their increasingly bigger, brighter and louder celebrations. When the Whos…

5 Questions: Danny Aiello

To purchase tickets to an Evening with Danny Aiello and a screening of Stiffs on October 28, visit www.lynnauditorium.com 5 Questions: Danny Aiello Legendary actor and critically acclaimed singer, Danny Aiello is a native of New York City and has a reputation for no-holes-barred stage and screen performances which are brimming with honest emotion. Mr.…

Halloween

Halloween Review by Steve Duffy – Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role as Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago. The great thing about this Halloween is that it…

A Star Is Born

Film review by Steve Duffy – In this new take on the tragic love story, Bradley Cooper plays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers–and falls in love with–struggling artist Ally (Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer… until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But…

The Meg

The Meg Film review by Steve Duffy – This is not Jaws! Based on the best-selling novel MEG by Steve Alten, The MEG, comes at the height of our beach day excursions. A deep-sea submersible–part of an international undersea observation program–has been attacked by a massive creature, previously thought to be extinct, and now lies…

Mission Impossible – Fallout

Film review by Steve Duffy – The best intentions often come back to haunt you. MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – FALLOUT finds Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his IMF team (Alec Baldwin, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames) along with some familiar allies (Rebecca Ferguson, Michelle Monaghan) in a race against time after a mission gone wrong. Henry Cavill,…

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Movie review by Steve Duffy – If you like Abba, then you will love “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. It’s been 10 years, since Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) found her dads, and now in this musical prequel / sequel, she is reopening her mom’s (Streep) hotel on the beautiful fictional Greek island of Kalokairi. Adding…

Ant-Man and The Wasp

Film review by Steve Duffy – In the aftermath of “Captain America: Civil War,” Scott Lang (Rudd) grapples with the consequences of his choices as both a super hero and a father. As he struggles to rebalance his home life with his responsibilities as Ant-Man, he’s confronted by Hope van Dyne (Lilly) and Dr. Hank…

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Film review by Steve Duffy – It’s been three years since theme park and luxury resort Jurassic World was destroyed by dinosaurs out of containment. Isla Nublar now sits abandoned by humans while the surviving dinosaurs fend for themselves in the jungles. When the island’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen (Chris Pratt) and…