A movie review of “Song of the New Earth: Tom Kenyon and the Power of Sound”: Filmed partly on Orcas Island, this film is a portrait of the musician and Jungian seeker who thinks we’re in “a dark night of the soul right now.” It got three stars out of four.
"It's really been an unbelievable summer," sighed Kristen Smith, marketing manager at the Winthrop Chamber of Commerce. But the wildfires are out and flash floods have subsided (both were well away from Winthrop) and one of the best things Washingtonians can do to help the Methow Valley is to come v
A movie review of “Kundo: Age of the Rampant”: This visually elegant epic is a kind of Korean cross between “Robin Hood” and “The Outlaw Josey Wales” and features a bad guy who ranks right up there with the likes of Darth Vader. It got 3.5 stars out of 4.
A movie review of “Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie”: This anime actioner has a poignant core as its orphan teen hero is magically reunited with the parents whom he misses terribly. It received three stars out of four.
A movie review of “Finding Fela!”: Alex Gibney’s latest documentary is a compelling look at the late Fela Kuti, a Nigerian pioneer of Afrobeat music and a thorn in the side of a brutal dictatorship. It got 3.5 stars out of 4.
A movie review of “The Trip to Italy”: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are back in this sequel to their England-based road movie, “The Trip.” This time the scenery is even prettier, and so is the food. It earned three stars out of four.
A movie review of “The Congress”: After a stunning first half, this expensive-looking puzzle movie loses focus. Robin Wright delivers a brave, eloquent performance as a washed-up Hollywood actress. It received 2.5 stars out of 4.