Alibi V.28 No.24 • June 13-19, 2019 
“A rose by any other name would smell as sweet. … I wrote that, you know.”

Film Review

All Is True

Shakespeare retires to the country in Kenneth Branagh’s speculative biopic

The new biopic All Is True posits a speculative reason for our lack of information about William Shakespeare's life: He intentionally vanished from public life based on an untimely tragedy, general world-weariness and a dark family secret.
Reel World

Reel World

Enjoy Patrick Mehaffy's short films, the InterPlanetary Festival and Awakenings. And the ¡Cine Magnífico! submission deadline is at hand.
City on a Hill trailer

Idiot Box

Boston Strong

“City on a Hill” on Showtime

The gritty crime series “City on a Hill” is produced by famed purveyors of fine Beantown entertainment and has a solid cast anchored by Kevin Bacon’s gleefully nasty performance, easily appreciated even if parts of it are wicked familiar.
When Whales Walked: Journeys in Deep Time trailer

Week in Sloth

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