David Archive

Documentary Review: ‘The Mama Sherpas’

Greetings again from the darkness. If you are not directly involved, it’s easy to underestimate, or even remain oblivious, to the stress involved as an expectant mother makes baby-delivery decisions. In this age of readily available information, women can no longer simply accept what ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Lila & Eve’

Greetings again from the darkness. It’s the era of angry cinematic women, and this time we get Viola Davis and Jennifer Lopez as mothers who go on a rampage of violence to gain vengeance for the murders of their sons. In 1991 Thelma & ...Read More

Documentary Review: ‘Caffeinated’

Greetings again from the darkness. Who better to review a documentary about coffee than someone who has never had a sip of the stuff and who becomes nauseous at the waffling aroma of java in a breakfast diner? For whatever reason, coffee and I ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Jackie & Ryan’

Greetings again from the darkness. Complexity of characters, action sequences and plot twists are so common in movies these days that a simple story told in a straight-forward manner can catch us a bit off-guard. Such is the case with this latest from writer/director ...Read More