The Mandalorian

Episode 8, "Redemption," is when I began to love the the Mandalorian. Two Storm Troopers stop on the edge of town, having captured baby Yoda (as it is called, not as it is), and begin to shoot at their era's version of a tin can. The can is close. They cannot hit it. One looks … Continue reading The Mandalorian

The Dead Don’t Die

Jim Jarmusch once said he wanted to make films made of all the stuff other filmmakers cut out or skipped in telling stories. I don't know if he was kidding, but his films seemed true to his statement. "The Dead Don't Die" leaves that approach behind. Instead, in this film, Jarmusch has made his masterwork. … Continue reading The Dead Don’t Die