Category Archives: Film Theater and TV

Essay: The Texas apocalypse is exposing TV news as lazy New York bubble dwellers

September 1, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD Today, I saw on the TV news a new development in Houston and Dallas that I do not think this country

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Essay: 2017 is the Year of the Woman

Update December 6, 2017- Time Magazine (which is no longer even a magazine or relevant)

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Essay: 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 Late Reviewer: Deadpool 2

September 20, 2018- by Steven E. Greer I renewed my Netflix after taking a several-month break due to lack of content from Hollywood.

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Exclusive: Harvey Weinstein met with the woman he allegedly groped the next day at the Tribeca Grand Hotel

Update October 5, 2017- The Post reports that Harvey Weinstein is lawyering up ahead of the release of

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The Desert Trip: Day 1: The Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan

October 14, 2016- in 4K

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The Late Reviewer: Deadpool

June 16, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Why was Deadpool, starring box-office-poison Ryan Reynolds, a sleeper hit? Because the studio

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: “16 Acres”: How the biggest lightning rod in the world was made

 September 20, 2014- by Steven E. Greer “16 Acres” is an excellent documentary that describes the politics behind the rebuilding of Ground Zero, and why it has taken so long.

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Downtown Manhattan was the epicenter of the American Revolution

July 4, 2015- It is easy to forget, but most of the crucial battles and events in our Revolutionary

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Suicide Squad

January 1, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I would normally disregard a superhero movie, because they are all bad (except for Nolan’s Batman trilogy).

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I am Michael Clayton

March 5, 2017- by Steven E. Greer Michael Clayton was a great film and should have won Best Picture in 2007. If you saw it, you recall

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The Late Reviewer: 2001 A Space Odyssey

April 5, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD 50 years ago this week, the great film “2001 A Space Odyssey” was in theaters across America. Co-written by

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The Late Reviewer: The Greatest Showman

June 7, 2018- by Steven E. Greer The Greatest Showman is a rare musical that is not cringe-provoking to watch. The plot is interesting

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Review: Mark Kozelek at the Roxy

January 10, 2018- by Steven E. Greer Much like the film The Disaster Artist, I saw the worst concert ever back on December 18th at

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The New York premier of Roger Waters The Wall

September 28, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have been suckered into many movie “premiers” of big budget films, only to find myself in a

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The Late Reviewer: Blade Runner 2049

May 28, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD I enjoyed the original Blade Runner that came out in 1982, so I was looking forward to “Blade Runner 2049” Unfortunately,

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The reason the Manhattan DA will not arrest Harvey Weinstein

Update May 25, 2018- The AG acted, preempting the Feds, and arrested Harvey. Crooked

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The Late Reviewer: The Disaster Artist

March 21, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD James Franco’s The Disaster Artist is based on a true story about the makings of the 2003 epic disaster

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The Late Reviewer: I, Tonya

April 19, 2018- by Steven E. Greer I reluctantly viewed the 2017 film “I Tonya” because there are slim pick’ns on Netflix. I was pleasantly

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The 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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