Author and Professor of English at the University of the South
Oct. 6, 2011from Bookworm
Movies about car racing sound like operas scored entirely for bassos. "Ford v Ferrari" fills that bill, but it also has significant things to say on a variety of worthy subjects.
Nov. 15from Film Reviews
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I decide to pitch a show that I’m pretty sure won’t ever get made, but I do like the title: "Liza Minelli, Private Detective."
Nov. 13from Martini Shot
Here's an all-points bulletin about Martin Scorsese's "The Irishman."
Nov. 1from Film Reviews
Lynda Barry’s Making Comics is a how-to graphic novel guide for people who gave up on drawing.
Nov. 21from Bookworm
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I wear a jacket to a party and someone tells me it looks good and then asks if it’s vintage. No, I say, I am vintage.
Oct. 30from Martini Shot
At $7 a month, or free for Verizon customers, Disney+ seems like a steal. But unlike some of the other streaming services, it won't have a ton of new content upon debut.
Nov. 12from Screengrab
Every divorce story is a marriage story, but every movie about divorce is not on the level of Noah Baumbach's "Marriage Story."
Nov. 8from Film Reviews
Dozens of fired employees protested in front of the now-shuttered Marciano Art Foundation on Friday.
Nov. 8from KCRW Features
A cancer researcher grows tired of euthanizing monkeys.
Nov. 13from Here Be Monsters