The Senator – Review

Politics and scandal go hand in hand. Most men (or occasionally women,) in power hide secrets, regrets, or past mistakes from voters and the public. This has gone on for decades – centuries even – as those “in charge” rally for a better image and confidence from the people, they’ll bend over backwards to cover up lies and, in some extreme cases, accidents and even … Continue reading The Senator – Review

The Truth Behind The Senator

A political scandal that dodged the camera’s lens for almost 50 years finally comes under new scrutiny with a new engaging political drama from John Curran (The Painted Veil). Starring Jason Clarke (Mudbound) as a dead-ringer for Senator Ted Kennedy alongside the talents of Kate Mara (House of Cards) and Bruce Dern (The Hateful Eight), The Senator shines new light on the infamous Chappaquiddick incident … Continue reading The Truth Behind The Senator

Beast – Review

The dark side of femininity and female anti-heroes have been on our screen since the conception of cinema. From All About Eve and Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? to Gone Girl and Raw (by way Carrie and Misery,) there have been movies that have explored the broiling malevolence under “pristine” skin. There’s a greater exploration happening of the broken, the crooked, and the maladjusted, particularly … Continue reading Beast – Review