Film

NOSELL

There seems to be a formula for the adult party comedy: Assemble a hodgepodge of stars, throw them into a hastily crafted context, find some reason for a party and let the cameras roll.

NOSELL

Miller shared some of his own crazy holiday party stories that rivals the chaos in the ‘Office Christmas Party’ trailer, describing one particularly wild Christmas.

NOSELL

“We saw the film as a depiction of working Detroit. And just the shots of neighborhoods and the skyline were important to get,” Cohn said. “People from out of state say, ‘I didn’t know Detroit looked like that!’”

NOSELL

I love Shakespeare-adaptation films that were clearly conceived by producers who never read more than the Sparknotes in high school — movies set in modern times with tangled romantic subplots that just barely seem to echo the old stories of the Bard.

“Loving”

I walked into “Loving” confident I was about to see a film that would blow me away.

NOSELL

I made my decision: if I saw a trailer in 2016, I would see the movie. And so the madness began.

“Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk”

Vin Diesel is as good as Steve Martin is bad, a surprising turn to say the least.

NOSELL

But it’s when we start positioning our opinions (and yes, they are absolutely opinions) of a movie as absolute fact that we have a problem.

NOSELL

“Moana” proves once again that Disney is a master of storytelling.

NOSELL

Comedy’s short shelf life is because of the fleeting nature of jokes; dated cultural references usually fail to align with newer audiences.