DVD Reviews

Mary Queen of Scots A fascinating costume drama propelled by a poignant performance by Saoirse Ronan. Shadow
A Star is Born Love story about two musicians finding it difficult to believe in themselves and their unique voices. You
Shoplifters A Japanese film that touches the heart with its sensitive and soulful advocacy of kind-heartedness. Love
Bohemian Rhapsody A biopicture that is all about the music of Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury. Imagination
At Eternity's Gate A distinctly different biopicture that will evoke your empathy for Vincent Van Gogh. Imagination
The Apparition (L'Apparition) A touching drama about a teenage girl and the reporter investigating her claims to have seen the Virgin Mary. X-The Mystery
The Sisters Brothers A revisionist Western romp with surprisingly sensitive hitmen. Questing
A Private War The life and work of an award-winning female war correspondent whose zeal for the truth made her into a fearless person. Meaning
The Guilty (Den Skyldige) A tense chamber thriller that packs a gut-wrenching punch, even without special effects! Justice
Boy Erased A searing indictment of conversion therapy and a celebration of self-acceptance. Transformation
The Wife An intriguing film about a troubled marriage and a gigantic secret with an astonishing performance by Glenn Close. Love
First Man Story of NASA's quest to land a man on the moon and the reluctant hero who took that first historic step. Questing
The Bookshop A compelling performance by Emily Mortimer as a middle-aged woman who makes a courageous move. You
Madeline’s Madeline A kinetic, surreal, and utterly unique coming-of-age drama. Questing
Far From the Tree Documentary about the challenges of raising difficult children. You
What They Had A wonderfully human portrait of a family facing a crisis that brings them all to a deeper, richer, and more rewarding life together in love. Love
King in the Wilderness An extraordinary documentary on the last 18 months of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s selfless and harrowing spiritual journey. Justice
The King Documentary about the rise and decline of Elvis Presley as a metaphor for the rise and decline of America. Meaning
Fahrenheit 11/9 A powerful, even frightening, documentary on what's happening to America's democracy. Justice
Little Pink House A vehement critique of economic injustice, class warfare and corporate power. Justice
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