Thursday, September 17, 2020

Movie Reviews

“The Last Full Measure” Focuses on Justice Not Gore

Based on a true story, The Last Full Measure follows Scott Huffman (Sebastian Stan) as he is assigned to review a posthumous case about...

“Dolittle” is Ridiculous but Entertaining

"Days belong to the animals, but the heart belongs to Lilly." So starts the tale of Dolittle (Robert Downey Jr.), a man who isolated...

“1917” is an Experience

1917 is gripping. The plot is simple, Lance Corporal Blake (Dean-Charles Chapman) and his friend Lance Corporal Schofield (George MacKay) need to get a...

“Little Women” Pulls on Your Heart Strings

Every seat was filled during the Little Women showing on Saturday night. The film is based on Louisa May Alcott's 1868 novel. The story...

“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” Blink and You’ll Miss Something (and Nothing)

The latest installment of the Star Wars saga is Episode IX, The Rise of Skywalker.Before we dive in, here is basic Star Wars 101...

“Bombshell” An All-Star Cast Takes on the 2016 Fox News Scandal

Walking into Bombshell you think you have an idea of what you are going to get, but the truth hits harder. The film follows...

“Parasite” is a Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

There's something about watching a thriller and then coming home to any empty house (not counting my 20 pound terrier) that puts me on...

“Pain and Glory” Pushes The Envelope Authentically

"Pain and Glory" covers a range of issues authentically and honestly. Be prepared for full frontal male nudity, many scenes of heroin use, and...

“Dark Waters” Disturbs Our Faith in Corporations

This legal drama will have you thinking twice about the pans you cook with, the carpet your baby crawls on, and the water you...

“Frozen 2” A Cornucopia of Melodies, Magic, and Marvelous Animation

Just in time for the Thanksgiving holidays, Frozen 2 serves up quite the cinematic feast for Disney audiences. Pumpkins, golden-hued leaves, and pink skies brush across...

Hanks Embodies Mr. Rogers in the Neighborhood

The familiar cartoon trolley cruises into view as the sing-along theme song plays in the new A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood movie. At...

“Ford v Ferrari” What a Competition!

This endearing true tale tells the story of how a Detroit assembly line car maker competed at the highest level in racing against the...
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Strong Support for Nick Kato for Coronado School Board

Submitted by Jon Palmieri & Cara ClancyWe are writing to affirm our strong support for Nick Kato for Coronado School Board. Having lived in...

A Thank You to the Coronado Police Department

Submitted by Sebastian Taylor  Coronado Police Department; I Wish I Was Suprised, I'm Not...A few days ago, I witnessed something, something which, to many would...

Letter in Support of Nick Kato for School Board

Submitted by Rick and Lanette PerrymanPerhaps at no time in our community’s history has there been such an overwhelming need for sound leadership, and...

Letter of Endorsement in Support of Nick Kato for School Board

Submitted by Michael Helfand I'm writing in support of Nick Kato for Coronado school board for two reasons. Every candidate loves our town and wants...

NEW STORIES

John Duncan Dreams Big: City Council Candidate Talks Housing, Beach Pollution, Tourism and Diversity

For John Duncan--who’s running for Coronado City Council--it was all a dream.In 2006, before he lived here full-time, Duncan rented a historic home on...

COVID-19 and Flu Shot Update From Sharp Coronado Hospital

Six months after the county shut down in response the coronavirus in mid-March, Sharp Coronado CEO Susan Stone shares what the COVID-19 numbers currently...

Short Council Meeting Focused on Awards and COVID-19 Business Accommodations

For the first time in months, the City Council began its September 15 meeting with a ceremonial presentation to proclaim “Arts in Education Week”...

Celebrate “92118 Day” Anniversary by Wearing Your Coronado Gear

It's been two years since thousands of Coronado residents took part in the first-ever, centennial zip code celebration for Coronado: 92118 Day (9-21-18). This...

Vandemic Adventure: A Trip Cut Short by Wildfires

After exploring the beautiful Olympic Peninsula in Washington, I drove the van to the North Cascades National Park. Having found a nice place to...