Solo: A Star Wars Story
An engaging but unnecessary bit of backstory for one of blockbuster cinema's most beloved characters.
Nell Minow reviews movies and DVDs each week as The Movie Mom online and on radio stations across the US. She is the author of The Movie Mom's Guide to Family Movies and 101 Must-See Movie Moments.
Her articles have appeared in the Chicago Tribune, the Chicago Sun-Times, the Kansas City Star, USA Today, Family Fun, Daughters, Parents, and three editions of The Practical Guide to Practically Everything. She has been profiled in the New York Times, the Economist, Forbes, the Chicago Tribune, Working Woman, CFO Magazine, the Ladies Home Journal, Washingtonian Magazine, and the Chicago Sun Times, and has appeared as The Movie Mom on CBS This Morning, Fox Morning News, NPR, and CNN. She is the founder of Miniver Press, a publishing company specializing in non-fiction ebooks and print books about the arts, music, sports, history, and culture. She is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and the University of Chicago Law School and her wonderful husband allows her to have a "10 best movie" list with 20 movies on it.
An interview with director John Cameron Mitchell about his new film, "How to Talk to Girls at Parties."
An interview with Jason Reitman and Mackenzie Davis about "Tully."
Director and co-writer Armando Iannucci talks about his savagely funny political comedy, "The Death of Stalin."
An interview with the stars and writer of "The Looming Tower."
The RogerEbert.com pick for the Best Supporting Actress Oscar.
An interview with the legendary Rutger Hauer about acting in the Biblical epic, "Samson."
Ruth Carter talks on how she designed the costumes for Marvel's "Black Panther."
The director and co-writer of "Black Panther" talks about making his historic Marvel film.
An interview with Dan Stevens about his portrayal of Charles Dickens in "The Man Who Invented Christmas."
An interview with co-writer/co-director Adrian Molina about Pixar's new film, "Coco."