The Standoff at Sparrow Creek
It’s the kind of movie that will make “Underrated” lists in ten months. Don’t wait that long. See it now.
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 two stars and the director of the new film, "The Wife."
A report from two panels at San Diego Comic-Con that focused on women working in the film industry.
An interview from San Diego Comic-Con with Jason Liles, who has done motion-capture work in "Rampage" and the upcoming "Godzilla: King of Monsters."
A report from San Diego Comic-Con on this year's panel of film and TV composers.
An interview with Silas Howard, director of "A Kid Like Jake."
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.