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The Family Way

The Family Way

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 12th 2017

Opening on 2,940 screens nationwide this past weekend, the new Los Angeles-set romantic comedy Home Again (2017), starring Reese Witherspoon as a divorced mother of two daughters and her romantic a

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A Loving Lunar Swan Song

A Loving Lunar Swan Song

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Aug 24th 2017

The moon cast a beatific and unifying spell across America this past week when it crossed paths with the sun and, for a brief time, awakened a cosmic sense of wonder in a citizenry that sought a mo

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May Preorders / Dedication Trio

May Preorders / Dedication Trio

Posted by Mike Finnegan on May 3rd 2017

This month’s Twilight Time’s title array showcases several firsts: Japanese cinematic icon Ken Takakura’s opening salvo in a beloved series of “noble yakuza” movies, Twentieth Century Fox’s first 3D

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The Coming-to-Life Movie

The Coming-to-Life Movie

Posted by Mike Finnegan on May 2nd 2017

In evaluations of the varied 20 theatrical features he made across a 34-year span following a productive decade in directing dozens of noteworthy “golden age” television dramas, Robert Mulligan (192

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