Still Alice: Stilling the Tumultuous Waters of Alzheimer’s

It’s rare that a movie about a cause can toe the delicate line between raising awareness and being taken seriously without bordering on sheer triteness. Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland’s adaptation of Lisa Genova’s 2007 novel, Still Alice, proves able to do just this. Alice Howland (Julianne Moore), a brilliant linguistics …

I Am Chris Farley Gets You Into The Skin of One of the Greatest Comics of All-Time

“We realize perfectly well that all the characters that we play are really subsets of ourselves. They’re just ourselves in slightly different moods, ourselves carrying a little more emotional freight,” states Chris Farley’s mentor at Second City, Del Close, in the documentary I Am Chris Farley. This is, in essence, …