Party Festival (This Week’s Movies)


Melissa McCarthy, The Life of the Party (courtesy Hopper Stone/Warner Bros.)

Links to my reviews published this week in the Herald and Seattle Weekly.

Life of the Party. “Everybody is pretty much in this for the fun. Even the two sorority mean girls eventually come around.”

A “what I’m looking forward to seeing” preview piece on the upcoming Seattle International Film Festival. (Weekly version here.)

A second installment of “Seasoned Ticket,” for the Scarecrow Video blog, this one on Chantal Akerman and Brad Dourif: Here.