RESISTANCE – Review by Carol Cling

Resistance recounts an undeniably fascinating, fact-based WWII story involving, among others, a young man who would become world famous — and another who became forever infamous. It’s a tale well worth telling — and remembering. Sometimes because of, and sometimes despite, the way it’s told.

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THE ART OF SELF DEFENSE – Review by Diane Carson

The Art of Self Defense is a movie at war with itself. Though billed as a satiric comedy on destructive hypermasculinity, it lacks the wit and insight to skewer its target with anything approaching a gratifying, substantive critique. At best a cartoonish lampoon, it exaggerates its nerdish protagonist and lacks needed, nuanced development.

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, June 6 – June 12: NOW YOU SEE ME 2

Opening June 10, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Now You See Me 2, the sequel to 2013’s hit film which saw a team of master illusionists pull off audacious bank heists during their performances and share the proceeds with their audiences Read on…

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