Tag: Laura Dern

TV REVIEW: ‘Twin Peaks: The Return’

| September 5, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Twin Peaks: The Return’

Spoiler Warning for all 18 parts of “Twin Peaks: The Return,” as well as all episodes of the original series. In May of 2017, television viewers were left stunned and bewildered when the cult phenomenon that is “Twin Peaks” made its return to the small screen after more than 25 years. With an all-star cast, […]

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Big Stars Bring Big Performances to “Big Little Lies”

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
Big Stars Bring Big Performances to “Big Little Lies”

There is little doubting the sizzle and spark on screen when watching “Big Little Lies.” The HBO miniseries, based on the best-selling novel by Liane Moriarty, is the latest television production to wheel in a helping dose of star power. Perhaps, as with shows like “House of Cards” or “True Detective,” that star power will […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ’99 Homes’ is as harrowing as it is engaging

| October 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ’99 Homes’ is as harrowing as it is engaging

No matter how hard they tried to teach me in school, I never have been able to understand real estate, not only does the math confuse me, but the entire industry has me in a complete pickle I can’t quite wrap my head around. That being said, the concept of foreclosure is very clear to […]

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“The Fault in Our Stars” has few faults

| June 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
“The Fault in Our Stars” has few faults

Hazel Grace Lancaster (Shailene Woodley) is just like any normal teenager, except she’s suffering from thyroid cancer. Her days are spent reading her favorite book, An Imperial Affliction, watching reality TV and reluctantly going to a cancer patients’ support group at the request of her mother (Laura Dern). Although Hazel is still surviving, you can […]

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