Chastain’s Antonina Shows Courage of a Lion and Gentleness of a Lamb in “The Zookeeper’s Wife”

Title:  The Zookeeper’s Wife Directed by: Niki Caro Theatrical Starring: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl Release Date: April 7, 2017 Reviewed by: Susan Tolleson Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: B The opening scenes of The Zookeeper’s Wife might lead viewers to believe they’re about to see a beautiful tale of the relationship between animals and […]

Movie: Beauty and the Beast

Title: Beauty and the Beast Directed by: Bill Condon Theatrical Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Ewan McGregor Release Date: March 17, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Rating: PG FA Scorecard: A “With a dreamy far off look and her nose stuck in a book.” Two days after seeing Beauty & the Beast, I […]

Movie: The Shack

The Shack Directed by: Stuart Hazeldine Theatrical Release Starring: Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, Tim McGraw Release Date: March 3, 2017 Reviewed by: Lori Twichell Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: B What happens when you are so lost in your grief you can’t see anything clearly? This is the idea that is covered by the new theatrical […]

Movie: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Directed by: David Yates Theatrical Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller Release Date: November 18, 2017 Reviewed by: Courtney DeWitt Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: A The anticipation and trepidation for a sequel or prequel is always high. After Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part […]

Movie: The Resurrection of Gavin Stone

Title:  The Resurrection of Gavin Stone Directed by: Dallas Jenkins Theatrical Starring: Brett Dalton, D.B. Sweeney, Anjelah Johnson-Reyes, Shawn Michaels Release Date: January 20, 2017 Reviewed by: Lori Twichell Rating: PG FA Scorecard: A Gavin Stone grew up in the spotlight. Everything in his life revolved around him – and he knew it. As a […]