Liev Schreiber

Bryan Cranston voices the part of Chief, a stray in Wes Anderson’s inventive “Isle of Dogs.” (Courtesy Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Wes Anderson’s animated ‘Isle of Dogs’ is wondrous

“Isle of Dogs” is the ninth film by Wes Anderson, and his…


Michael Keaton, left, and Mark Ruffalo are excellent as investigative newsmen in “Spotlight.” (Courtesy Kerry Hayes/Open Road)

‘Spotlight’ a great, entertaining, relevant journalism movie

It’s possible that veteran newspapermen and women will appreciate “Spotlight” more than…


Liev  Schreiber, left,  is Boris  Spassky  and Tobey Maguire plays Bobby Fischer in “Pawn Sacrifice.” (Courtesy Takashi Seida/Bleeker Street)

Entertaining, if shallow, maneuvers in ‘Pawn Sacrifice’

“Pawn Sacrifice” tells the story of Bobby Fischer, who put chess in…