46th Toronto International Film Festival 28 Most Anticipated Films

As an accredited press member covering the 46th Toronto International Film Festival, I approach my viewing upon various factors. Of course, personal interest typically pushes its way through in selection and script, director, and cast. … Read more

Respect (PG-13) ★★★ Hollywood 360 Radio Podcast

“Respect” is a powerful biopic drama of Aretha Franklin’s life starring Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson portraying Aretha Franklin. Hudson embodies the role as if she were meant to play the Queen of Soul, Franklin’s … Read more

Queen of the Beach H360 Radio Podcast ★★★

Next Up, an inspiring documentary “Queen of the Beach,” by writer/director Christopher “Cleetche” McDonell—Cleetche is a nickname given to him by his high school friends that incidentally rhymes with beach.

This is an important and, … Read more

Free Guy (PG-13) Hollywood 360 Radio Podcast ★★★★

Hi Carl, and hello to all of our listeners out there! Tonight, I’m going to talk about two excellent movies that have recently opened.

First up, “Free Guy,” rated PG-13, stars Ryan Reynolds and British … Read more

Virgin River Season 3, Outer Banks Season 2 Netflix H360 Podcast

 

Hi Carl, and hello to all of our listeners out there! Tonight, I’m going to talk about two series that have recently added new Episodes on Netflix.

First up, “Virgin River,” Season 3. It … Read more

Cannes Film Festival Re-Cap-Annette, Jungle Cruise & Stillwater H360

Hi Carl, and hello to all of our listeners out there! I’m back from the Cannes Film Festival and was very happy to report in France.

Chaz Ebert from RogerEbert.com, an attendee for the last … Read more

Cannes Film Festival Update, Sweet Tooth-Netflix Series Season 1

Hi Carl and hi everyone, tonight I will talk about the Cannes Film Festival and the series “Sweet Tooth” on Netflix. Jodie Foster serves as the special guest of the Opening Ceremony of the Cannes … Read more

Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain

Most know that Anthony was a famous chef and the star of several different TV series. One was titled “No Reservations” on the Travel Channel and another on CNN’s called “Parts Unknown.” He won eight … Read more

Cannes Film Festival 2021 Press Experience

Chaz Ebert of RogerEbert.com Interviewing Sarah Knight Adamson, Hotel Splendid Cannes, France July 16,2021

Attending the 74th Cannes Film Festival as an accredited member of the press of which also happens to be my inaugural … Read more

Black Widow (PG-13) ★★★½

There’s no denying that Natasha Romanoff, aka Black Widow (Scarlet Johansson) character’s past, is mysterious—now we are privy to her former life as well as the revenge that motivates her. Black Widow’s intrigue is blown … Read more

74th Cannes Film Festival, an Accredited Press Member’s Preview

The 74th Festival de Cannes will soon begin with a star-studded lineup—starting on July 6, 2021, and closing on July 17, with the awards list announced by President of the Jury, Spike Lee. As an … Read more

F9: The Fast Saga (PG-13) ★★★

“F9: The Fast Saga” is the 9th installment of the ‘Fast and Furious’ franchise—this year celebrating its 20th anniversary. If you’re a fan of the series, you won’t be disappointed, with plenty of action, and … Read more

Luca (PG) ★★★½

The animated Disney-Pixar movie “Luca” is streaming now on Disney+ and tells the story of a small fictional town of Portorrossa in the Italian Rivera during the 1950s. Luca, a young boy, voiced by Jacob … Read more

Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go For It ★★★½ H360 Podcast

“Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go For It,” is a documentary rated PG-13 and has the luxury of Rita Moreno’s candid offerings. Boasting a 70+ year acting career, Rita Moreno has won … Read more

In the Heights (PG-13) ★★★★ Hollywood 360 Radio Podcast

“In the Heights” is a musical rated PG-13; it is the collaboration between “Hamilton’s” Lin-Manuel Miranda’s music and director Jon M. Chu of Crazy Rich Asians’ storytelling. Together the duo plunge into the tale of … Read more

A Quiet Place: Part II ★★½

“A Quiet Place Part 2” is rated R and is the next chapter in Emily Blunt and Jon Krasinski’s horror movie franchise. The film begins over a year before all the events of the first … Read more

Cruella (PG-13) ★★★½ Hollywood 360 Radio Network Podcast

Hi Carl, and hi everyone, tonight I’m going to review the film “Cruella” rated PG-13 is streaming now on Disney+ and in theaters. Emma Stone and Academy Award winner Emma (“La La Land”) stars as … Read more

Crime of the Century ★★★★ Hollywood 360 Radio Network Podcast

Hi Carl and hi everyone, tonight I’m going to talk about the heartbreaking movie that explains the evils of opioids in our country. “The Crime of the Century” is a two-part film that is streaming … Read more

The Underground Railroad TV Series (R) ★★★★

The apprehension of viewing a feature film, let alone a 10-part Episodic series on the topic of slavery in America’s antebellum south for most people can be compared to a non-swimmer jumping into a deep … Read more

Rockfield: The Studio on the Farm ★★★ Hollywood 360 Radio Podcast

Hi Carl and hello everyone out there! Tonight, I’m going to talk about the documentary film “Rockfield: The Studio on the Farm” rated R.

In 1963 two brothers living in the countryside of Wales, Kingsley … Read more

Gia Coppola Interview and Mainstream Film Review (R) ★★★½

I interviewed Gia Coppola on May 4, 2021, via Zoom for her second film, “Mainstream,” starring Andrew Garfield and Maya Hawke. “Mainstream” is a cautionary tale regarding social media and it’s effects on our lives.… Read more

The Mitchells vs the Machines ★★★★ Hollywood 360 Radio Network Podcast

Hi Carl and hi everyone out there, tonight I’m going to talk about the Netflix family film everyone’s talking about, “The Mitchell’s vs the Machines.”

We are introduced to Katie Mitchell, a highly creative self-proclaimed … Read more

Wrath of Man (R) ★★★½

Guy Ritchie fans will know what to expect going into “The Wrath of Man” for newcomers—violence, male comradeship, guns, nicknames, dry humor, and tone-setting musical scores are the norm. Reuniting Jason Statham (“Lock, Stock and … Read more

Oscar Recap, Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street★★★½ Hollywood 360 Radio Network Podcast

Hi Carl and Hi to all of your listeners out there. I’m not sure how many of you watched the Oscars last week, as it was a great night for me; I was in the … Read more