Many thanks to Expressive Mom and Miriam Slozberg for interviewing me about the three questions I get asked most often: Why do most movies about children have one or both parents dead or otherwise out of the picture? What do […]
Twenty years ago this week, when there were only a few thousand websites and not one from a corporation or publication, I decided to publish movie reviews online from a parent’s point of view. In honor of that anniversary two […]
I got to visit my pals at the Jeff and Jer show when I was in San Diego last week!
Of course I hope you all visit me here every day or at least a couple of times a week, but if you think it is more convenient to get my movie and DVD/Blu-Ray/Streaming/Download/On Demand reviews each week via email, […]
Here’s the “On Demand” panel from Ebertfest — it was a thrill to be a part of this lively discussion about the pros and cons of watching films outside a movie theater. I especially enjoyed meeting Roger Ebert’s wonderful group […]
US Magazine critic Thelma Adams has a blog post about one of the most common questions I get asked: where are the parents in movies about kids? She quotes my comments: Nell Minow, the Movie Mom, told me “This is the […]
A joy, as always, to talk to my pal Nick Digilio on WGN.
Many thanks to Jennifer Kachler, Adam Donald, Daniel Sheppard, Brian Gonzalez, my homegirl Laine Kaplowitz, and everyone at the fabulous Bethesda Row Theatre.