Alibi V.28 No.3 • Jan 17-23, 2019 

Film Review


Keanu Reeves goes old school in retrograde sci-fi thriller

Replicas feels more like a Syfy Channel “mockbuster” parody of a sci-fi film than an actual sci-fi film. The effects grow increasingly junky, and the whole thing devolves into a poorly staged string of chases scenes involving lots of interchangeable guys in black suits with guns.
Reel World

Reel World

This week, see Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World, The Spy Who Came In From the Cold and a new local shorts showcase.
Black Monday trailer

Idiot Box

Coke and a Smile?

“Black Monday” on Showtime

“Black Monday” takes viewers back to Oct. 19, 1987, when the worst stock market crash in Wall Street history wiped out economies across the globe.
A Discovery of Witches trailer

Week in Sloth

Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.