DVD Reviews

Ben Is Back Drama about a mother's determination to keep her opioid addicted son in recovery. Love
If Beale Street Could Talk A masterwork about resilient young love and the challenges faced by blacks in racist America. Love
Can You Ever Forgive Me? A quirky chronicle of forgery, creativity, and an artist’s search for identity. Shadow
Green Book A road movie turned buddy movie about the friendship between two very different men. You
The Favourite A battle of wits and wiles with absolutely delicious performances. Shadow
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
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 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
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
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
Little Pink House A vehement critique of economic injustice, class warfare and corporate power. Justice
Colette A lush, elegant biopic chronicling a life lived outside the lines. Imagination
Pope Francis — A Man of His Word An inspiring profile of the Catholic Pope who truly walks his talk about love, mercy, and service. Love
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