Archive for March 26th, 2018

by Sam Juliano

Spring has finally taken a toehold in the Metropolitan region after yet another unexpected snowstorm closed school on Wednesday.  Here at Wonders in the Dark the Greatest Television Series countdown moves forward impressively, with several of the essays surely top rank.  Thanks to all the writers and site readers for the sustained high quality and continued interest.  There will be a twelve day break in late April for the Tribeca Film Festival, which I will announce as that date looms closer.

My daughter Melanie and Jillian as well as my son Danny attended the gun control rally in Manhattan on Saturday afternoon, a venue that also included Paul McCartney and other luminaries.

Lucille and I saw three films in theaters this past week and surprisingly all three were first-rate:

Love Simon  **** 1/2      (Thursday)      Secaucus multiplex

The Death of Stalin  **** 1/2 (Friday)  Montclair Bow-Tie Cinemas

Isle of Dogs    **** 1/2  (Saturday night)   Regal Cinemas, 14th Street. (more…)

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