Hello Bookstore AWFJ.org Review

By CinemaSiren | June 17, 2022 | Comments Off on Hello Bookstore AWFJ.org Review

Matt Tannenbaum is all about stories. He loves telling them and living them, and for over 40 years, he has loved selling them through his beloved local institution, The Bookstore, in Lenox Massachusetts. Hello Bookstore pays homage to him and to his store. As far as recent economics are concerned, his is a common tale. …

Lux Aeterna AWFJ.org Review

By CinemaSiren | June 17, 2022 | Comments Off on Lux Aeterna AWFJ.org Review

At the end of his experimental film Lux Aeterna, writer/director and provocateur Gaspar Noé plasters the line “Thank God I’m an atheist” onto the screen. As an auteur, cinema should be Noé’s chosen deity, although whether he did it dirty or created a worthy offering to that god with his movie is a matter of opinion. …

Workhorse Queen AWFJ.org Review

By CinemaSiren | April 22, 2022 | Comments Off on Workhorse Queen AWFJ.org Review

When Isaac Mizrahi called Mrs. Kasha Davis a ‘workhorse queen’ on RuPaul’s Drag Race, those of us who know and love drag beyond RPDR knew what he meant. There is a whole country full of drag artists, from sea to sequin-sparkling, shining sea, that work without the benefit of national and international television. They hone their …

The Bad Guys AWFJ.org Review

By CinemaSiren | April 22, 2022 | Comments Off on The Bad Guys AWFJ.org Review

If you take Ocean’s Eleven and add the sensibilities and style of DreamWorks Animation, you’ll get the new animated feature The Bad Guys. It’s a fun conceit, especially when some of the best comedians and actors in the business are supplying voices for the lead characters. Oscar winner Sam Rockwell plays the lead bad guy Mr Wolf, with …