Bilked Investor Blames Bombastic TV Host in High-Octane Hostage Thriller

  Money Monster Film Review by Kam Williams Bilked Investor Blames Bombastic TV Host in High-Octane Hostage Thriller    Kyle Budwell  (Jack O’Connell) was a working-class guy from Queens who never had enough cash in the bank to play the market until his mother died and left him $60,000. Against his better judgment, the rough-edged […]

Streep Heads Stellar Cast in Melodramatic Adaptation of Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play

  August: Osage County Film Review by Kam Williams   In 2008, August: Osage County not only won a Pulitzer Prize, but it also took home a quintet of Tony Awards, including Best Play. However, the screen version of Tracy Letts’ haunting tale about a dysfunctional Oklahoma family is unlikely to be as well-received, given […]