ON THE BASIS OF SEX – Review by MaryAnn Johanson

On the Basis of Sex’s hint-of-racy title fronts a just-pretty-okay cinematic experience that coasts on the awesomeness of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. I might wish that Sex was, well, sexier — more adventurous, more meaty, more demanding of the viewer and of its terrific cast — but I’ll take this. Coasting on Notorious RBG is some incredible coasting indeed, and the ride here is of the solidly crowd-pleasing variety, and there’s nothing wrong with that.

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, November 21 – November 25: Miss Sloane

If you have the stomach for even more corruption in the political arena, then director John Madden’s new drama Miss Sloane might be just the ticket. Opening Nov. 25, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Miss Sloane, a searing look at the business of lobbying, with Jessica Chastain in top form. Read on…

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