At The Movies for Wednesday 30 January 2019
AT THE MOVIES #754 ROAD TRIPS
Dan Slevin reviews two new cinema releases and a couple of Netflix anthologies.
Green Book is an inspired-by-a-true-story Civil Rights-era road trip starring Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali
In The Mule, Clint Eastwood’s 37th film as director, Eastwood himself plays a 90-year-old horticulturalist forced to become a driver for the cartel.
And Netflix is streaming two collections of rare early American film that will force you to reassess what you know about cinema history: Pioneers of African-American Cinema and Pioneers: Early Women Filmmakers.
And here’s the link to Dan Slevin’s review of the documentary series Five Came Back with Jesse Mulligan from 2017.