Movie 1: Knives Out
This “good, old fashioned whodunit” with an A-list cast is both clever and serious at the same time. Both the plot and the production do not take themselves seriously which adds to the entertainment value.
We are on the fence if youngsters should see this film. That said, there were plenty of children in our theater, most with parents or other adults in tow.
Movie 2: Queen & Slim
This is a most unusual film. It’s concurrently a road movie, a fantasy, and a revenge story all at the same time. That said it all weaves together in a way that adds rather than detracts.
The film is a visual delight. The focus is racial justice during a period not so long ago. It’s unique and revealing. It’s a “must see”.
Movie 3: Dark Waters
The cast and their performances make this film work. It’s a lawyer movie but it’s anything but boring. It’s unique, relevant, and another based on true events. Shame on you DuPont!