Bob Foster

Paddington 2 is a more than bearable sequel.

Paddington 2 is a more than bearable sequel.

Two years ago, released among the grizzly studio dumps of January was a tiny cub of a great family film.  Effortlessly charming, with a huge heart, and continually clever and never panda-ering to kids, Paddington surprised me over and over again. I koalan’t believe it, and it held as one of best films of 2015.  After […]

 Jasen

The Shape of Water Proves to be a Contender for Best Picture

The Shape of Water Proves to be a Contender for Best Picture

The Shape of Water is a chilling symphony in blues and greens and blue-greens and green-blues and aquamarines and teals, maybe just teal. Teal with rust accents that contrast and add to a meticulous patina that is both subtle and deeply metaphorical. The plot is one you’ve seen a hundreds times, just with a flashy […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

The Shape of Water is Brilliant and Beautiful [Review]

The Shape of Water is Brilliant and Beautiful [Review]

The Shape of Water Directed by: Guillermo del Toro Written by: Guillermo del Toro, Vanessa Taylor Starring: Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Michael Stuhlbarg, Octavia Spencer Production companies: Double Dare You Productions Distributed by Fox Searchlight Pictures Release date December 1, 2017 Running time 123 minutes Rated R for sexual content, graphic […]