Film & TV
 Alibi V.29 No.7 • Feb 13-19, 2020 

Film Review


Icy European dramedy gets watered down stateside

Downhill is an English language reshoot of Ruben Östlund’s 2014 film Force Majeure, by the writing-directing team of Nat Faxon & Jim Rash. Yet where Östlund’s packed a primal punch, Faxon & Rash’s offers only a light slap.
Caffeine and Gasoline: Evolution of the American Rocker

Reel World

Check out the Santa Fe Film Festival and Blonde Crazy.
Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist

Idiot Box

Pitch Imperfect

“Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist” on NBC

Ultimately, your enjoyment of “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist” will depend upon how much deep-seated wisdom you ascribe to random pop music lyrics.
Slow Burn trailer

Week in Sloth

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