Film & TV

Director: J BlakesonDate: Feb. 19, 2020 R | 1 hour 59 minutes Directed by J Blakeson, “I Care a Lot” features Rosamund Pike as Marla Grayson, a fashionably fraudulent con woman who uses her title …

Film & TV

Director: Sam LevinsonDate: Feb. 5, 2021 R | 1 hour 46 minutes Offered as a romantic reckoning, “Malcolm & Marie,” starring John David Washington and Zendaya, fails to reckon with anything but its own ego.  …

Music

“Collapsed In Sunbeams,” the debut album from Arlo Parks, lives up to both its hype and its name, capturing the unique thrill of submitting to hope in times of despair. Released Jan. 29, Anaïs Marinho …

Film & TV

Netflix miniseries “The Queen’s Gambit,” released Oct. 23, stars Anya Taylor-Joy as orphan Beth Harmon on her quest to become the world’s greatest chess player. Based on Walter Tevis’ 1983 novel of the same name, …

Film & TV

In disaster scenarios, saying “everything’s fine” doesn’t help anyone. It’s therefore no surprise that Sarah Cooper’s Netflix special of the same name falls short in its satirical take of 2020.  “Everything’s Fine,” released on Netflix …

Music

“Apolonio” sounds like sweat — glossy, humid, dripping off popsicle sticks and mingling on chalked sidewalks. It steams on contact, evaporating into eardrums, leaving a lingering scent of creamsicles and smoke.  Omar Velasco, 23, who …

Music

From directors Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead comes “Synchronic,” a film timeless in its investigation of universal vastness and human connection, emphasizing the importance of the here and now while making all of its seconds …

Film & TV

This year marks the 60th anniversary of Alfred Hitchcock’s “Psycho,” a movie hailed by many to be the best of its kind. Intimidated, I set out to experience this film for the first time. Spoiler …