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#1 Hulu Film in 2021: The United States vs. Billie Holiday

https://youtu.be/USi-ppCfxEA 5/10 Due to the nomination for Best Actress for leading performer Andra Day, I thought I’d give this movie an examination. Upon its completion, it is a fairly by the numbers biopic, but with a truly incredible leading performance and strong production values. Musical biopics are a dime a dozen and it is the … Continue reading #1 Hulu Film in 2021: The United States vs. Billie Holiday

#6 Netflix Film in 2021: Over the Moon

https://youtu.be/P_zuK_pergw 5.5/10 Another movie nominated for Best Animated Feature at the Academy Awards, “Over the Moon” falls closer to “A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon” than it does to “Onward” or “Soul”. There are many aspects that work well and which I admired but for every positive thing to come out of the movie, there … Continue reading #6 Netflix Film in 2021: Over the Moon

#16 Film in 2021: The White Tiger

https://youtu.be/35jJNyFuYKQ 6/10 Adapted from the best-selling novel, “The White Tiger” succeeds in some areas but in the end feels like it should have been left in book form. There are several note-worthy accomplishments from writer/director Ramin Bahrani. The movie is well cast and the cinematography captures the distinct look Bahrani was going for. He does … Continue reading #16 Film in 2021: The White Tiger