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Review: Diana (A Chance to Cry With Lady Di)

10:55 AM 11/1/2013 by Sara Vizcarrondo
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It’s been nearly two decades since the untimely, paparazzi influenced death of Princess Diana, and yet her presence and public power isn’t so far from memory. Much like Stephen Frear’s The Queen, one can’t help feeling uncomfortable about the timing of this regal biopic, though a better time is hard to foresee.

Review: The Conjuring (Silly/Scary/True)

8:58 AM 7/22/2013 by Sara Vizcarrondo
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Scan your mind for dumb horror movies and Chucky, the killer doll, is likely among them. So when this true story begins with a 16mm (or should I say 1666mm) recreation of a 1968 case featuring a possessed doll, you may laugh down your nose at it, but as you question why you’re in the theater, The Conjuring takes you in its clutches.
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