Herald-Banner movie critic Alice Reese reviews "The Founder," starring Michael Keaton as Ray Kroc, the entrepreneur who built the original McDonald's hamburger shop into the biggest fast-food franchise in the world, and "Patriots Day" starring Mark Wahlberg, about the city of Boston's response to the terrorist bombing of the Boston Marathon in 2013.
Herald-Banner movie critic Alice Reese reviews "Hidden Figures," a movie about three African-American women who worked as mathematicians for NASA in the early days of the U.S. space program. Alice also reviews "Lion," about the journey of a young Indian man to find his birth parents.
Herald-Banner movie critic Alice Reese says the new animated Disney movie "Moana" is nearly perfect entertainment for children and adults alike. Alice also enjoyed the real-life drama "Manchester by the Sea."
Herald-Banner film critic Alice Reese says "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" is the latest book by J.K. Rowling to find its way to the screen. Alice says it is the first time that Rowling has written the screenplay for one of her stories, and she says the film has a good deal more humor than the Harry Potter. Also premiering this weekend is "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk," a satire on the Iraq War.