Archive for August, 2017

Film review: “Logan Lucky”

Posted in Reviews with tags , , , , on August 22, 2017 by Steve Mesa

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Director Steven Soderbergh returns from a short-lived retirement with “Logan Lucky”, a Southern-fried version of his 2001 blockbuster hit “Ocean’s Eleven.” It is an elaborate heist movie ala the George Clooney-led film and its sequels, along with embodying the working class spirit that Soderbergh utilized in “Erin Brockovich.”

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Film review: “Lady Macbeth”

Posted in Reviews on August 2, 2017 by Steve Mesa

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Watching “Lady Macbeth” would no require brushing up on the Scottish-set play written by The Bard himself, William Shakespeare. This cold and dark period thriller set in the 19th Century rural northern England marks the filmmaking debut of British theater director William Oldroyd.

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