Fall movie preview: Tamara and Rebecca’s picks

The fall movie season has something for everyone. There’s comic book movies, biographical dramas, Oscar bait, inventive fantasies, sci-fi sequels and the latest chapter in the “Star Wars” saga. At Take 2 Blog, Tamara and Rebecca preview the upcoming...

Review: “The Promise”

Rebecca’s Take Jarring images that capture the turmoil in the Middle East circulate the news daily, from the photos of a drowned Syrian boy washing up on the beach to the chemical attack earlier this month that killed dozens. Current events provide a relevant...

Review: “The Fate of the Furious”

Tamara’s Take As the saying goes, go big or go home. In the case of “The Fate of the Furious,” it’s go big or go to an isolated Russian iceland and chase down a submarine. In the first full sequel following Paul Walker’s death, Vin Diesel’s Dom takes command of...

Review: “Going in Style”

Tamara’s Take They live on the same block. They worked for the same plant. And now three lifelong friends think the best thing to do together is to rob a bank in the funny heist flick “Going in Style.” Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin combine all...

Review: “Life”

Rebecca’s Take “Life” is scarily good, a haunting new entry in space horror. Suspenseful and gripping, the taut thriller exerts an unrelenting hold over its audience. Though “Life” is derivative of other space movies, the well-executed drama subverts sci-fi and...