Category Archives: Reviews

Review: Spago (and Beverly Hills by metaphor)

October 12, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD I’m in Los Angeles for a variety of reasons and decided to finally go to Spago in Beverly Hills.

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The David Lynch Foundation Festival of Disruption 2017

October 16, 2017- 

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Sopranos Stories with Steve Schirripa: S1:E1

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What modern liberals need to learn from the failed Vietnam War protestors

September 28, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD I have been watching with jaw dropped, mesmerized by the Ken Burns PBS documentary on The

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Blade Runner

September 3, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD I watched again the 1982 classic Blade Runner. Directed by Ridley Scott and starring Harrison Ford,

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Review: Nobu Downtown

August 6, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD Just around the block from my Beekman Hotel is the new Nobu at 195 Broadway, in the AT&T building.

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How to Drink Wine

April 1, 2017- The NYT posted a useful guide to drinking wine. These are the crib notes from the very long article.

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Review: Raging Bull

May 12, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I have avoided seeing Raging Bull for 37 years despite this 1980 film winning Best Actor for Robert De

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Hell or High Water

February 5, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I watched “Hell or High Water” because it was nominated for an Academy Award. It stars Jeff Bridges and Chris Pine.

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Arrival

February 17, 2017- by Steven E Greer Arrival, starring Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner and directed by Denis Villeneuve, is now available on Netflix.

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Review: The Roger Waters Us + Them tour, Columbus July 20, 2017

July 20, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I reluctantly went to the Roger Waters concert tonight in Columbus. I thought that I had already seen

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Kill the Messenger

October 22, 2015- by Steven E. Greer The 2014 film, Kill the Messenger, starring Jeremy Renner is based on a true story. Back in the

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Birdman lives up to the hype

August 16, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Birdman won Best Picture at the Academy Awards and Alejandro González Iñárritu won for Best Director.

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Second Review: Fowler & Wells (now Temple Court) in the Beekman Hotel

Update August 22, 2017- NYT reviewer Pete Wells commented that Fowler & Wells was named after a racist phrenologist. Well, after the rise of white supremacist last week, Tom Colicchio,

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Update review: Khe-Yo still great

August 7, 2017- Steven Greer I have not been to Khe-Yo in a while and had a craving for savory pork curry noodles and sticky rice.

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Review: Chinese Tuxedo

March 18, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I lived in New York for almost 20-years and always struck out when I tried to find good food and

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Review update: Augustine in the Beekman Hotel

August 9, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD When I first reviewed Augustine last March, I had a few good things to say. I have been in the Beekman

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Shake Shack at Fulton Station is failing

September 18, 2017- OK. By now, everyone should really be wondering if I am a mutant with

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Caution: The new iPhone iOS 11 is glitchy crap

September 22, 2017- Apple stock has lost almost $50 Billion in value since the launch of the CrapPhone 8

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Review: The new Union Square Café

Update April 26, 2017- Even the food reviews in the New York Times are now agenda-driven propaganda.

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