Jeff Beck reviews “Wonder Woman”, a contrary note amidst the ecstatic applause

Wonder Woman in her first film

Summary: I have never see such ecstatic reviews as those for Wonder Women.  Nor reviews with such unrestrained sexism. For a contrary note, see this by film critic Jeff Beck. It's a review without the politics. "Wonder Woman: A Small Step in the Right Direction for the DCEU" Review by Jeff Beck from the Blu … Continue reading Jeff Beck reviews “Wonder Woman”, a contrary note amidst the ecstatic applause

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The Wall Street “Fearless Girl” teaches us why we are so weak

Wall Street bull vs. little girl statue

Summary: The statue of the Fearless Girl vs. the Wall Street bull gets rave reviews, ignoring the false and foolish lesson it teaches girls. It depicts a delusion rooted in our history which has bloomed and now dominates our myths and actions. “People need stories, more than bread, itself. They teach us how to live, and why. …Stories … Continue reading The Wall Street “Fearless Girl” teaches us why we are so weak

Review of Dr. Strange: a good film misunderstood by the critics

Summary:  This review will help both those wondering if they should see the Dr. Strange and those who have seen it, although in different ways. This gives a different perspective than you'll get from the critics. No spoilers! "A hero ventures forth from the world of common day into a region of supernatural wonder: fabulous … Continue reading Review of Dr. Strange: a good film misunderstood by the critics