Film Review: ‘Ready Player One’ is a fun ride but lacks depth

Steven Spielberg is back in the directorial chair for his latest film, “Ready Player One,” based on Ernest Cline’s novel of the same name. Set in the near-future, the film follows Wade Watts (Tye Sheridan), an 18-year-old who lives in “The Stacks,” a slum in Columbus, Ohio. His only escape from the dreary real world … More Film Review: ‘Ready Player One’ is a fun ride but lacks depth

Film Review: ‘The Post’ is a slow-moving drama that ignores the story’s larger impact

Steven Spielberg is indisputably one of the greatest filmmakers in history. With an extensive body of work that ranges from science fiction to fantasy to historical drama, Spielberg boasts well-deserved success for his work which has influenced generations of fans and filmmakers. Unfortunately though, his latest directorial efforts with “The Post” don’t reflect his full … More Film Review: ‘The Post’ is a slow-moving drama that ignores the story’s larger impact