“Justice League” is the film we need, not the one we deserve

Justice League

Summary:  Few of the reviews, whether giving one or five stars, well describe Justice League. This brief spoiler-free review (nothing not seen in the trailers) explains why you should see it. If you have seen it, this highlights some points you might not have fully appreciated. Post your thoughts about it in the comments. This … Continue reading “Justice League” is the film we need, not the one we deserve

Wonder Woman tells us about slavery in 1918 England

Summary: Here is a wonderfully revealing clip from Wonder Woman about the oppression of woman. Audiences laughed! It is, however, quite mad. Let's turn the clock back to 1918. We'll know more about 2017 when we are done, and we will have a key to the political reform of America. Hollywood provides a mirror in … Continue reading Wonder Woman tells us about slavery in 1918 England

About a cause of America’s rising tide of hatred. We can still stop it.

A demonstrator marches against U.S. President Donald Trump during a protest in London

The forces of hatred are rising again in America. We have abandoned the great principle of equal treatment for all which powered the civil rights progress of the past two centuries. This leaves us vulnerable to the social engineers of the Left and the counter-revolutionaries of the Right. Their conflict might widen the fissures of … Continue reading About a cause of America’s rising tide of hatred. We can still stop it.

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