Ilana Strauss
‘The Hobbit’: much fighting, minimal plot, mediocrity

Remember how the final battle in “The Lord of the Rings” was breathtaking? How would you like to see that again, just a thousand times […]

New Year’s Day

It is the dark time. For though the sky is so white that skiers buy $200 designer sunglasses, and the schoolgirl down the street smiles […]