At The Movies for Wednesday 13 March 2019
AT THE MOVIES #757 WHOSE FAIRY-TALE?
Simon Morris accepts that most American films are selling fairy-tales of one sort or another. But who gets to tell their story in 2019?
Captain Marvel is the first Marvel Comics super-heroine – how does she shape up? Starring Brie Larson (Room) and a 30 years younger Samuel L Jackson!
The Academy Award-winning If Beale Street Could Talk is based on the novel by distinguished writer James Baldwin. Directed by Barry Jenkins (Moonlight).
And The Price of Everything asks why it’s in everyone’s interest to keep the price of modern art as high as possible. Directed by Nathaniel Kahn (My architect).