欧洲杯竞猜

YOLO COUNTY NEWS

Derrick Bang

1 2 3 38

And the winners will be …

欧洲杯竞猜Several top categories could yield unexpected results By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic Oscar continues to be an international ambassador. South Korea’s “Parasite” earned an impressive six nominations: a rare feat for a film American viewers had to watch with subtitles. “1917,” a U.S./UK co-production, garnered a whopping 10 nominations; “Ford v Ferrari,” a U.S./French […]

The 2019 Oscar Shorts: An engaging potpourri

欧洲杯竞猜The 2019 Oscar Shorts Four stars Starring: Veerle Baetens, Estefanía Tellez, Gabriela Ramírez, Mohamed Grayaâ, Maria Dizzia, Greg Keller, Eltayef Dhaoui and Mohamed Ali Ayari Rating: Not rated, and perhaps too intense for young viewers Weighty topics alternate with heartwarming little fables By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic A droll familial theme runs through this […]

‘Klaus’: No coal in this stocking!

欧洲杯竞猜‘Klaus’ Four stars  Starring (voices): Jason Schwartzman, J.K. Simmons, Rashida Jones, Joan Cusack, Norm Macdonald, Will Sasso and Neda Magrethe Labba Rating: PG, for mild rude humor Animated charmer suggests a cheeky origin for a certain jolly elf By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic The holidays are weeks behind us, but — thanks to the […]

‘Dolittle’: The doctor is way in

‘Dolittle’ 3.5 stars Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Michael Sheen, Antonio Banderas, Emma Thompson, Harry Collett, Rami Malek, Kumail Nanjiani, Octavia Spencer and Jim Broadbent Rating: PG, for no particular reason Newest adaptation of this children’s classic is good-natured fun By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic Hollywood had a distressing habit, in the 1960s and early […]

‘1917’: Absolutely amazing!

欧洲杯竞猜‘1917’ Five stars Starring: George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman, Colin Firth, Daniel Mays, Mark Strong, Andrew Scott, Nabhaan Rizwan and Claire Duburcq Rating: R, for considerable war violence, dramatic intensity and profanity Intense WWI epic unfolds in breathless real time By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic Oh. My. Goodness. Director/co-writer Sam Mendes’ war drama isn’t merely […]

January 10, 2020 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

‘Bombshell’: Provocatively outFoxed

欧洲杯竞猜‘Bombshell’ Four stars  Starring: Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie, John Lithgow, Allison Janney, Kate McKinnon, Connie Britton, Liv Hewson, Brigette Lundy-Paine, Mark Duplass, Malcolm McDowell Rating: R, for profanity and (often unpleasant) sexual candor Sharply honed script is enhanced by robust performances By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic It’s hard to be completely satisfied […]

January 03, 2020 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

‘Cats’: Purr-vasively strange

‘Cats’ Three stars Starring: Francesca Hayward, Idris Elba, Judi Dench, Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift, James Corden, Rebel Wilson, Robbie Fairchild, Ian McKellen, Laurie Davidson and Jason Derulo Rating: PG, for no particular reason Odd artistic choices mar an already bizarre musical By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic From the opening moments and without interruption throughout, […]

December 27, 2019 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

‘Little Women’: Hugely enjoyable

‘Little Women’ Four stars  Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Timothée Chalamet, Laura Dern, Florence Pugh, Eliza Scanlen, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, James Norton, Louis Garrel, Bob Odenkirk and Tracy Letts Rating: PG, for no particular reason Terrific performances highlight a loving adaptation of the classic novel By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic “Little Women” has […]

December 20, 2019 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

‘Dark Waters’: Deadly serious

欧洲杯竞猜‘Dark Waters’ Four stars Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway, Bill Camp, Tim Robbins, Bill Pullman, Victor Garber, Kevin Crowley and Mare Winningham Rating: PG-13, for dramatic intensity, disturbing images and brief profanity Strong performances highlight this fact-based shocker By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic Mark Ruffalo has become this generation’s Henry Fonda. Or Jimmy Stewart. […]

December 13, 2019 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

‘Knives Out’: A cutting romp

‘Knives Out’ Four stars  Starring: Daniel Craig, Ana de Armas, Christopher Plummer, Jamie Lee Curtis, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, Chris Evans, Michael Shannon, LaKeith Stanfield, Katherine Langford, Jaeden Martell Rating: PG-13, for brief violence, profanity, sexual candor and drug references Suspects abound in this crafty, well-plotted whodunit By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic I haven’t […]

December 06, 2019 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

Holiday movies: Something for everyone

The 2019 season boasts more variety than usual By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic Back in the (not so long ago) day, December’s movie releases were dominated by blatant Oscar bait: such an overload of serious dramas, in fact, that many good films were lost in the shuffle. That’s no longer true. More and more, […]

November 29, 2019 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

‘Frozen II’: Shouldn’t have been thawed

欧洲杯竞猜‘Frozen II’ Two stars  Starring: Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Jonathan Groff, Martha Plimpton, Evan Rachel Wood, Alfred Molina and Sterling K. Brown Rating: PG, for no particular reason Long-awaited sequel is an inept disappointment By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic I want to know what this film’s writers were smoking. Granted, this sequel […]

November 22, 2019 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

‘Ford V Ferrari’: Turbo-charged!

欧洲杯竞猜‘Ford V Ferrari’ Four stars Starring: Christian Bale, Matt Damon, Jon Bernthal, Josh Lucas, Caitriona Balfe, Ray McKinnon, Tracy Letts, Noah Jupe and Remo Girone Rating: PG-13, for dramatic intensity and occasional profanity Persuasive acting propels this exhilarating slice of race car history By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic Christian Bale never ceases to amaze. […]

November 15, 2019 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

‘Doctor Sleep’: Ultimately a yawn

欧洲杯竞猜‘Doctor Sleep’ 2.5 stars Starring: Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson, Kyliegh Curran, Cliff Curtis, Zahn McClarnon, Emily Alyn Lind and Carl Lumbly Rating: R for violence, dramatic intensity, profanity, disturbing images and nudity After a solid opening, this thriller loses its steam By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic When asked how he can stand to have […]

November 08, 2019 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,
1 2 3 38

Special Publications

Quick Links

Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service (updated 4/30/2015) and Privacy Policy (updated 4/7/2015).
Copyright (c) 2020 , a family-owned local media company that proudly publishes the , , Davis Enterprise, , , , , and other community-driven publications.