“The Favourite” is an … odd comedy

The Favourite is not for everyone. Continue reading ““The Favourite” is an … odd comedy”

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Sabrina’s universe comes crashing down on her

It’s not just that Sabrina’s decision to try resurrecting Harvey’s brother, in “The Burial,” was a dumb one, fueled by the hero complex of an over-confident witch. It worked, to an extent. Continue reading “Sabrina’s universe comes crashing down on her”

With Emily Blunt, Mary Poppins indeed “Returns”

Unlike Julie Andrews, whose career blasted into orbit from virtual unknown to Academy Award-winner with 1964’s Mary Poppins, this winter’s sequel, Mary Poppins Returns could not have been helmed by a nobody. Continue reading “With Emily Blunt, Mary Poppins indeed “Returns””