DVD Reviews

Us A terrifying trip through a funhouse looking glass. Shadow
The Mustang Uplifting story about how a wild mustang becomes a spiritual teacher to an emotionally shut-down man. Teachers
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
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
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
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