Review: ‘Stories We Tell,’ Wrestling with Truth and Memories From the Sidelines

In a new documentary, actress and filmmaker Sarah Polley examines the story of her own family. Should we care? Continue reading Review: ‘Stories We Tell,’ Wrestling with Truth and Memories From the Sidelines

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Review: Splice

“I think we would have to agree this is a setback.”

Flawed ethics line the slimy ovum of the new science-fiction/horror hybrid Splice.  The film is a combination of a hip version of the old mad-scientist tale and an unsettlingly apt family dynamics drama, but ultimately the whole thing turns too-predictable and unpleasant for our pair of protagonists. Continue reading “Review: Splice”