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ALL I WISH REVIEW by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on March 29, 2018 at 5:50 PM

Directed by: Susan Walter

Running time: 1 hour 34 minutes

Release date: March 29, 2018

Genre: Drama and Comedy

Distributor: Paladin/Universal Pictures

MPAA Rating: Not rated


In the spectrum of woman empowerment, tis film is a character study drama of a free spirited woman who explores life as her jour...

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RENDEZ-VOUS WITH FRENCH CINEMA 2018 coverage by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on March 9, 2018 at 12:00 PM

                                             RENDEZ-VOUS with FRENCH CINEMA 2018


Rendez-Vous with French Cinema returns in its 23rd edition to remind viewers that there is nothing like French cinema.  Emerging talents and established masters alike are highlighted in this selection, which is as full of surprises as...

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A WRINKLE IN TIME review by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on March 9, 2018 at 7:35 AM

Directed by: Ava DuVernay

Running time: 109 minutes in Digital 3-D, Real D 3-D, and IMAX

Release date: March 9, 2018

Genre: Adventure, Family, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Adaptation, and Remake

Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures


From v...

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RED SPARROW review/interview by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on March 2, 2018 at 7:20 AM

Directed by: Francis Lawrence

Running time: 2 hours 19 minutes

Release date: March 2, 2018

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, and Adaptation

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

MPAA Rated: R


Jason Haythe pens the screenplay of Jason Mathews' 2013 novel by the same title for the large screen.  This is a f...

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NY INT'L CHILDREN'S FILM FESTIVAL 2018 coverage by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on February 23, 2018 at 1:10 AM

                NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S FILM FESTIVAL 2018

                                    Festival dates: Feb 23 - Mar 18, 2018


Celebra...

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BLACK PANTHER review by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on February 16, 2018 at 6:10 PM

Directed by: Ryan Coogler

Running time: 134 minutes

Release date: February 16, 2018

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, and Adaptation

Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures

MPAA Rating: PG-13


This is an epic saga superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name created by Stan Lee ...

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THE 15:17 TO PARIS review b Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on February 9, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Running time: 1 hour 34 minutes

Release date: February 9, 2018

Genre: Drama, Thriller, and History

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures

MPAA Rating: PG:13


From filmmaker Clint Eastwood comes the real-life story of three American men, portrayed by the real-life men, whose brav...

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HOSTILES review by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on January 26, 2018 at 5:05 AM

Directed by: Scott Cooper

Running time: 2 hours 15 minutes

Release date: January 26, 2018

Genre: Drama, Western, Action, and Adaptation

Distributor: Entertainment Studios

MPAA Rating: R


Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. - George Santayana.  This is a study of past eve...

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DEN OF THIEVES review by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on January 19, 2018 at 2:45 PM

Directed by: Christian Gudegast

Running time: 2 hours 20 minutes

Release date: January 19, 2018

Genre: Drama, Action, and Crime

Distributor: STX Films

MPAA Rating: R


Co-scripted by Christian Gudegast and Paul Scheuring (WGA credits pending) is a gritty crime thrilling saga that is set in Los Angeles, ...

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PADDINGTON 2 review by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on January 12, 2018 at 9:15 AM

Directed by: Paul King

Running time: 1 hr. 43 mins.

Release date: January 12, 2018

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Adaptation, and Sequel

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures

MPAA Rating: PG


Following the worldwide movie hit Paddington (2014), one of the most successful family films...

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THE POST review by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on January 1, 2018 at 11:05 PM

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Running time: 116 mins.

Release date: January 12, 2018 (wide)

Genre: Drama, Suspense, and History

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

MPAA Rating: PG-13


The Post depicts journalists from The Washington Post and New York Times periodicals who published the leaked document...

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STAR WARS:The Last Jedi review by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on December 13, 2017 at 11:25 PM

Directed by: Rian Johnson

Running time: 152 mins.

Release date: December 9, 2017 (L.A.) & December 15, 2017 (NY)

Genre: Science Fiction, Action/Adventure, and Sequel

Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures

MPAA Rating: PG-13


The Star Wars films include two complete trilogies: the original trilogy...

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2017 NYFCO AWARDS by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on December 10, 2017 at 3:05 AM

                                        NEW YORK FILM CRITICS ONLINE 2017 FILM AWARDS


The New York Film Critics Online is an organization composed of 38 top online film critics in New York City.  It has a rich mix of film reviewers who have carved out original, innovated spaces on the internet for crucial illumination. The group...

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DOC NYC coverage by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on November 29, 2017 at 4:45 PM

                                                                          DOC NYC 2017


                AMERICA'S LARGEST DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL - NOVEMBER 9 -16, 2017


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THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI review by Gerald Wright

Posted by Gerald Wright on November 26, 2017 at 4:25 AM

Directed by: Martin McDonagh

Running time: 1 hour 55 minutes

Release date: November 10, 2017

Genre: Drama, Crime, and Comedy

Distributor: Fox Searchlight Pictures

MPAA Rating: R


After months pass without a culprit in her teenage daughter Angela (Kathryn Newton) murder case, Mildred Hayes (Frances McDo...

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