Man ceases to be human once he accepts a metaphysical takeover by ideology.
In ages past, we could make literature, propaganda, and art out of butchering history. But now we can make a joke of it.
Without the participation of African Americans, the war to save the Union “as it was” could not have been transformed into a war to save the Union “as it should be.”
This is the perfect movie for right now, as people return to the movie theaters, seeing films the way we’re supposed to.
A case where the true story was much stranger, and instructive, than the fiction.
Aaron Sorkin says he knew very little about the trial before researching it for this film. It shows.
A lifetime devoted to the cult of victimhood yields a barren life.
The film is a critique of social status both in the West and the East, but it is also a wake-up call about the manufactured consent of elite journalism.
Although thorough, thought-provoking, and chilling in its descriptions of the problems in America’s heartland, the prescription from “America Lost” feels like an insufficient response.
In a new HBO Max sci-fi series, the eyes contain layers of complexity, which is why light is not proof of enlightenment.
The documentary is not a courageous challenge to Big Tech power. It’s an infomercial pushing for government protection for existing monopolies.
“The Man in the Arena” tells the story of a man in full. Roger Ailes was energetic, ambitious, unorthodox, creative, brilliant, charming, disarming, and a bunch of other things that made all kinds of different people yell, at critical moments, “Get Ailes!”
Rian Johnson’s 2019 all-star “mystery” is propaganda, not a warning.
“TFW No GF” is shorthand for “The feeling when you have no girlfriend,” and the search for community and identity among these young men left behind by American society is worth understanding and exploring.
“The Hunt” is likely to join a long list of neglected movies—but it doesn’t have to.
It’s a high-water mark and a bid for the mainstream from a faith-based film industry that has produced uneven product in its several decades coming of age.
“Marriage Story” reinforces the beliefs of a broken, narcissistic society that may be inclined to find its divorce-as-liberation message reassuring. It soothes with the message, “no judgment.” But is that really what America needs to hear?
“No Safe Spaces” succeeds at its primary goal: revealing the fundamentally evil designs of our enemies. There are, however, serious flaws in this otherwise polished production.
The film really isn’t about the two popes, but about one—Francis. Benedict is only used as a vehicle and a way to portray Francis as the savior of the Catholic Church.
Eastwood’s project of demonstrating the greatness in the American character is again exemplified in “Richard Jewell.”