Eco Expose’ Examines Toll of H2O Misuse

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  Secret of Water Film Review by Kam Williams Eco Expose’ Examines Toll of H2O Misuse   Between climate change and contamination, potable water is becoming an increasingly-scarce commodity. For instance, you might have heard that California has recently announced consumption restrictions due to a severe drought already affecting most of the state way before […]

For movies opening March 27, 2015

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OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening March 27, 2015     BIG BUDGET FILMS   Get Hard (R for graphic nudity, drug use and pervasive profanity, sexuality and crude humor) Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart co-star in this class conscious comedy about […]

Crude Quartet Roams around Manhattan in Meanspirited Buddy Dramedy

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  Growing Up and Other Lies Film Review by Kam Williams Crude Quartet Roams around Manhattan in Meanspirited Buddy Dramedy     Jake (Josh Lawson) is finally fed up with New York after years of trying to make it as an artist in the city. So, right before he’s set to move back home to […]

Trilogy Finale Available on Features Bilbo and Pals in Epic Showdown

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  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies DVD Review by Kam Williams Trilogy Finale Available on Features Bilbo and Pals in Epic Showdown   The Battle of the Five Armies is the third and closing chapter in The Hobbit series based on the classic fantasy novel of the same name by J.R.R. Tolkien. […]

WWII Flick Recounts Real-Life Ordeal of American POW

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  Unbroken DVD Review by Kam Williams WWII Flick Recounts Real-Life Ordeal of American POW   Do you remember how, Infamous, a biopic about Truman Capote, was released right on the heels of the one entitled Capote? But because the latter had already received considerable critical acclaim, including an Oscar for the late Philip Seymour […]

Chris Rock Romantic Romp Released on DVD

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  Top Five DVD Review by Kam Williams Chris Rock Romantic Romp Released on DVD     In Birdman, Michael Keaton played a fading star trying to revive a career that had been in decline since he’d become typecast after playing a superhero in a series of blockbusters on the big screen. That plotline wasn’t […]

For movies opening March 20, 2015

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OPENING THIS WEEK For movies opening March 20, 2015 Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams   BIG BUDGET FILMS   The Gunman (R for profanity, sexuality and graphic violence) Pierre Morel (Taken) directed this international action thriller revolving around a military vet-turned-soldier of fortune (Sean Penn) ready to […]

Sean Penn Matches Wits with Worthy Adversaries in Action-Packed Cat-and-Mouse Thriller

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  The Gunman Film Review by Kam Williams Sean Penn Matches Wits with Worthy Adversaries in Action-Packed Cat-and-Mouse Thriller     Pierre Morel’s riveting revenge thriller Taken made over veteran thespian Liam Neeson into an action star at 55. Now, the clever French director is ostensibly attempting to repeat the trick for Sean Penn, who […]

Adaptation of Beloved Broadway Musical Arrives on DVD

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  Annie DVD Review by Kam Williams Adaptation of Beloved Broadway Musical Arrives on DVD     Little Orphan Annie was a syndicated comic strip created by Harold Gray (1894-1968) which debuted in the New York Daily News on August 5, 1924. The cartoon revolved around the misadventures of an adorable 11 year-old with curly […]

Spring Too

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SPRING TOO by Peter Brav   Back at the table to negotiate Warm blue sky running few weeks late One groundhog dropped Another one dead Give me one reason to get out of this bed Thin blood, thin patience Crazy texting drivers on all that black ice Weather and traffic every seven minutes No news […]