May Georgia-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Diane Keaton Poms

The old lady cheerleading comedy Poms jumps into theaters May 10… Trial by Fire with Laura Dern opens in select theaters May 17… The John Travolta film The Poison Rose, which shot in Savannah, will open in select theaters and video-on-demand on May 24… Godzilla: King of the Monsters lays waste to movie theaters beginning… Continue reading May Georgia-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Cold Pursuit

Now at the age of 66, Liam Neeson is the ultimate senior citizen badass. He also basically owns his own sub-genre of the revenge/action/thriller film genre ­ “The Liam Neeson Movie.” It’s a popular genre, especially among the AARP/Baby Boomer crowd ­– ya know, people around Neeson’s age, retired on Social Security, that wanna get… Continue reading Cold Pursuit

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi..L to R: Rey (Daisy Ridley) and Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill)..Photo: Jonathan Olley..©2017 Lucasfilm Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

If The Force Awakens was about balance, then Chapter VIII is about commitment. With an armada bearing down on the rebel alliance, Supreme Leader Snoke (Andy Serkis) summons Kylo Ren (Adam Driver), whose “force” is in contact with Rey (Daisy Ridley) after she approaches Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) to instruct her in the ways of becoming… Continue reading Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Christmastime is Here; So’s Jeffrey Bützer

This year marks the tenth that Atlanta musicians Jeffrey Bützer (drums, pictured) and T.T. Mahony (piano) have staged their live performances of Vince Guaraldi’s cherished score to the 1965 animated holiday special, A Charlie Brown Christmas. What was assumed to be a one-off (actually two-off – there was a show at Flicker in Athens in… Continue reading Christmastime is Here; So’s Jeffrey Bützer

The Founder

The businessman relies on values; the bureaucrat relies on fear. Time and time again, it has been demonstrated that the American businessman, as the greatest productive genius in ever recorded in history, has raised the bar for rich and poor alike, and is rewarded as the scapegoat for any perceived sin or injustice that might… Continue reading The Founder

Certain Women

Director Kelly Reichardt makes films about women aloof and aloft in a world that takes very little notice. Based on a short story by Maile Meloy, three women in Livingston, Montana, tenuously connected by lost causes, hide their secret sadness with a stinging evanescent desire to achieve expectations only to be thwarted by others. Laura Dern is… Continue reading Certain Women