Alice Reese, Herald-Banner movie critic, says the teen comedy "The Half of It" is a modern update on "Cyrano de Bergerac," in which a inarticulate suiter persuades a friend to write love letters to a girl he wants to romance. In this case, the friend is also a girl and has her own feelings for the object of affection. It's available on Netflix.
Alice Reese, Herald-Banner movie critic, says while many movies scheduled for release have been put on hold by the coronavirus threat, some are being released for online viewing. One she highly recommends that would have opened in theaters this weekend is the romance "Never, Rarely, Sometimes, Always," although the cost will be a pricy $20.
Alice Reese, Herald-Banner movie critic, says the faith-inspired "I Still Believe," based on the story of Christian music star Jeremy Camp, will be a hit with the audiences that made "I Can Only Imagine" a major hit. It is the work of Jon and Andrew Erwin, who made the previous movie. Alice says "The Hunt," a highly controversial satire that portrays the hunting of humans for sport that was delayed from its planne
Alice Reese, Herald-Banner movie critic, says the latest adaptation of a Jane Austen novel, "Emma," is one of the best, with beautiful cinematography and witty dialogue. Alice says she's surprised by the success of "Sonic the Hedgehog," the live action/animated comedy-adventure based on a popular video game.