So excited to learn Criterion's December releases includes Todd Haynes' allegoric AIDS film, Safe (1995) starring the incomparable Julianne Moore as Carol White, a delicate suburban housewife who d...
Todd Haynes' Safe gets the Criterion treatment
Reel Charlie's review of The Normal Heart HBO and Ryan Murphy tackled AIDS activist Larry Kramer's 1985 play, The Normal Heart written at the height of the AIDS epidemic. Kramer adapted his autobiographical play for the small screen. The f...
The Normal Heart
Reel Charlie reviews The Remains of the Day
Why Don't LGBT Movies Make Money At The Box Office Anymore? (/bent)
Reel Charlie's review of The Night Listener (take 2)
The Night Listener (take 2)
(2004) RIDING GIANTS is more than another blissfulsurfing movie. It's an outstanding documentary about one era in American alternative lifestyles, when surfing was well-suited to a radical culture of social dropouts. Using an amazing array of amateur film clips, shot for the most part in Hawaii and California from the late 1950s and early '60s, director Stacy Peralta
Reel Charlie's review of Riding Giants
Riding Giants | Reel Charlie
All 16 of the Icons Name-Dropped in Madonna’s “Vogue” Are Now Gone (Slate)
Every Alfred Hitchcock Cameo
Reel Charlie's review of The Remains of the Day (take 2)
Reel Charlie's Christmas in July favorites film list.
Christmas in July
Reel Charlie's review's Woman of the Year
Woman of the Year
Reel Charlie's review's Reaching for the Moon (take 2)
Reaching for the Moon (take 2)
Far from Heaven (take >2)
Happy (belated) Birthday James Ivory