Big is Not Always Better: a review of ‘Mortal Engines’ (ClickTheCity)

Hera Hilmar's relatively unknown status doesn't help her in Mortal Engines no matter how good she was; the story was so dense and not handled properly for her to be able to pop out Everything in the trailer made me believe that Mortal Engines was directed by Peter Jackson. Of course, now I realize that they never said so.…Read more Big is Not Always Better: a review of ‘Mortal Engines’ (ClickTheCity)

Aronofsky’s ‘Mother!” is an overblown metaphor (InterAksyon)

It's been three days since I saw Darren Aronofsky's mother! and I still don't know what I think about the movie. I think I don't like it but I really, really loved the filmmaking that came into the work. The direction, the camerawork, the sound design, and the performances of Jennifer Lawrence and Michelle Pfeiffer were…Read more Aronofsky’s ‘Mother!” is an overblown metaphor (InterAksyon)

Changing Partners: iterations of a breakup

I caught the musical Changing Partners last night and it was tremendous. Written by Vincent De Jesus, it is a powerful and deeply moving exploration of an argument that escalates to its most heart wrenching conclusion and the inevitability of a relationship to deteriorate for reasons outside that which is obvious. Of all of Vince's…Read more Changing Partners: iterations of a breakup