The gripping true story of Fred Hampton’s final days gets a dull adaptation that does the story no justice.
Pandemic lockdown has forced first-run films online. Here are four I probably would have skipped anyway.
Cheryl Strayed’s tenure as an advice columnist makes for an excellent 2020 opener for the Playhouse.
Stephen Schwartz’s musical fantasia gets a rousing production at the Playhouse.
Before The Curran becomes Hogwarts, it hosts an excellent production of another hit British show.
An energetic all-Latinx cast bring life to this paint-by-numbers bio of Gloria and Emilio Estefan.
A feminist manifesto play and a gender-swapped submarine drama make for two bold (if uneven) evenings of female-driven theatre.
Toxic masculinity is taken to task in this SF Playhouse world premiere dramatizing the #GamerGate controversy.
Trying to stuff an epic tale into a relatively short film keeps this animated adventure from truly taking off.
X-mas Day Quadruple-Feature: ‘The Last Jedi’; ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’; ‘The Shape of Water’; ‘The Disaster Artist’
Jedis, jungles, fish-man junk, & James Franco.
All but the last made for a great day at the multiplex.