Sam Staley | Monday April 9, 2018 at 1:56 PM PDT | Comments Off on Review: Ready Player One Entertains Using Fear of Tech Oligarchy
Ready Player One seems destined to become another Steven Spielberg classic, serving up a movie that appeals to a wide range of audiences with a solid story, well-crafted characters and engaging adventure from beginning to end. Along the way, viewers also get a good dose of ethics, with an emphasis on empowering the individual...
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Tags: Dystopia, dystopian movies, movie review, Ready Player One, Steven Spielberg, Video Games
Sam Staley | Sunday January 21, 2018 at 6:59 PM PDT | Comments Off on Review: The Post Puts Freedom of the Press in Spotlight
The Washington Post is now a stalwart of the national press corps, but, as the movie The Post makes clear, its status was not assured. Neither was the future of the Freedom of the Press in the wake of Daniel Ellsberg’s leaking of The Pentagon Papers in 1971 in what may be the most...
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Tags: Daniel Ellsberg, First Amendment, freedom of the press, government transparency, Meryl Streep, movie review, Steven Spielberg, The Pentagon Papers, The Post, Washington Post