Movie Review: The Birdcage – Who Defines “Family Values?”

Written by Jean Poiret, Francis Veber, Edouard Molinaro, Marcello Danon, and Elaine MayDirected by Mike Nichols I always wonder when people talk about things as an idea or in the abstract if those on a certain side of an argument have any idea of how it plays out in reality. Same-sex marriage is one ofContinue reading “Movie Review: The Birdcage – Who Defines “Family Values?””

In Honor of Black History Month: Mississippi Burning

Written by Chris GerolmoDirected by Alan Parker Gene Hackman and Willem DaFoe are FBI agents Anderson and Ward, sent to Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of three civil rights workers. Immediately upon arrival in Jessup County, they are greeted with hostility by the local sheriff. The story is based on actual events in Philadelphia, MississippiContinue reading “In Honor of Black History Month: Mississippi Burning”