Film Reviews – L

The Little Things 2021

Denzel Washington plays a small town deputy sheriff (Deke) who is sent to his former sheriffs office in Los Angeles to pick up evidence for a case in his department. After he arrives and finds the evidence is no longer needed he sticks around to assist his replacement Rami Malek (Baxter) to try and solve a case involving a serial killer and zero In on a suspicious suspect Jared Leto. While working the case Dekes past crosses paths with Baxter’s present causing “the little things” to have bigger meaning.

Mike 3/5       Dan 1.5/5 

Looking for Richard 1996

A documentary/play/film featuring Al Pacino as director and actor about his passion for Shakespeare’s Richard III. Al Pacino puts together a who’s who Shakespearean cast showing side by side portions of rehearsals, discussions, and performance of one of the tougher to understand and often misunderstood plays written by Shakespeare. Including many popular film stars like Alec Baldwin, Kenneth Branagh,  and Kevin Kline with some of the finest British stage performers to dig deep into the meaning behind the words of one of the worlds most prolific play writes.

Mike 5/5