DVD Reviews

Us A terrifying trip through a funhouse looking glass. Shadow
A Whale of a Tale A Japanese documentary that returns to the small town featured in The Cove to record the continuing controversy over the killing of dolphins. Listening
The Mustang Uplifting story about how a wild mustang becomes a spiritual teacher to an emotionally shut-down man. Teachers
Tea with the Dames Entertaining conversations among four grand Dames of the English theatre and film scene about their public and private lives. You
Gloria Bell A portrait of loneliness addressed by letting go and dancing. Love
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote A picaresque and quixotic tale about a filmmaker transformed into a dreamer. Transformation
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World A beautiful animated feature celebrating supportive friendships between humans and animals. Love
Sorry Angel (Plaire, amer et courir vite) An exquisite exploration of unexpected love in a time of illness and loss. Love
The Image Book (Le livre d’Image) A maddening and mesmerizing interrogation of the spiritual crisis haunting our current world. Attention
Apollo 11 A well-done documentary about the American space mission that made astronaut Neil Armstrong the first human on the moon. Questing
Every Act of Life A love letter to a well-lived life in the theater. Imagination
Birds of Passage (Pájaros de Verano) A harrowing interrogation of capitalism and colonialism infecting an indigenous culture. Questing
Sicilian Ghost Story A haunting tale of love that transcends horror. Love
Cold War (Zimna wojna) A passionate, episodic journey through the freezing and thawing of a couple and a continent. Yearning
Everybody Knows A family drama that explores the long-term effects of family secrets. X-The Mystery
Moynihan The life and accomplishments of a bold creative spirit in American politics. Justice
Love, Gilda Informative and emotionally touching documentary about the beloved comedian. You
Ben Is Back Drama about a mother's determination to keep her opioid addicted son in recovery. Love
A Dog's Way Home A touching story about the emotional life of a dog who is separated from her family. Love
Mirai An entertaining animated film about a young boy adjusting to a new baby with the help of his ancestors. Love
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