Knife in the Water (1962)

Another in my "Less than 500 words" reviews: I finally caught up with Roman Polanski's breakout…


A Hidden Life (2019)

A Hidden Life is a movie that I wish every moviegoer in the world would experience on the big…


1917: a forgettable war story cleverly staged

Even if we grant 1917 the distinction of being the first war film to play from beginning to end as…


Favorite Films of 2019: The Top Twenty-One

At this point, here are my top 21 films of 2019.


Overstreet’s Favorite Recordings: 2019

Here it is — a music festival, a playlist, a countdown of my favorite albums of 2019.


Favorite Recordings of 2019: Honorable Mentions

A prelude to my countdown of 25 favorite records fro 2019, here's a long list of albums that…


My 2019 in Review: An Introduction

Here come the year-end lists! But let's consider their context: It's been a difficult year. We have…


Star Wars, Episode Nine: The Compromise and Demise of Skywalker (2019)

Here's a review of J.J. Abrams' The Rise of Skywalker that follows the example of the movie.


My #1 Christmas gift recommendation — and five reasons why

I've been asked to recommend five highlights from my many years of reading Image, my favorite…