Tag - Lucille Ball

“The Batman” (PG-13), “Lucy and Desi” (PG)

The Dark Knight continues to get darker and darker. In his first appearance as "The Batman" Robert Pattinson takes the brooding caped crusader to a new level of bleakness.   "The Batman" is an extremely well-made movie that plays more like a gangster film noir than a superhero flick. In addition to...

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Freeze Frame: “West Side Story” (PG-13), “Being the Ricardos” (R), “The Unforgivable” (R), “National Champions” (R)

The rule should be "Classic movies don't need to be remade. Remake the bad ones and improve them." But Steven Spielberg's new take on the musical "West Side Story" is an exception. It's better than the 1961 Oscar-winning Best Picture. Pulitzer Prize winner Tony Kushner has made some sly changes in the...

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