Tuesday, November 24, 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

Election Integrity

Submitted by Frank CorahIt is vitally important in this contentious Presidential election that the American people, regardless of their political persuasion, trust the election...

Fate of The Ferry Landing Marketplace at Risk

Submitted by Marilyn FieldBad news for those who appreciate the quirky charms of The Ferry Landing Marketplace buildings: their fate is hanging in the...

This Isn’t Coronado

Submitted by Carolyn RogersonRecently Coronado has been in local news and national social media for a sad, shocking reason. Those who would not like...

Nick Kato for CUSD School Board 2020: Video Interviews

Submitted by Nick KatoHello Coronado! I’ve collected the various video interviews I’ve done with notable and well-respected members of the community. I’ve been so...

NEW STORIES

Health Officials Urge You to Keep Holiday Celebrations Small, Short and Safe

Given the surge in San Diego County cases and hospitalizations due to COVID-19, County health officials are urging San Diegans to keep Thanksgiving and...

Giving Thanks by Giving Back – Thanksgiving Meals to the Monarch School (video)

They are giving thanks by giving back… Coronadoans are providing 600 Thanksgiving meals today across the bridge to the kids of the Monarch School,...

Council Covers Parker Pump Station, Winn Room Upgrade, and Port Master Plan and More

The City Council meeting on November 17 started out on a positive virtual note with winners from the City of Coronado Recreation and Golf...

Nighttime Curfew Ordered for San Diego County, and Others in Purple Tier

The state has issued a limited curfew for all counties in the Purple Tier of its COVID-19 risk assessment system, which includes San Diego County.The curfew...

Honoring Our Veterans: Coronado Middle School Virtually Celebrates Take a Vet to School Day

Veterans Day originated from Armistice Day, which commemorated the end of World War I on November 11, 1918. It was proclaimed a federal holiday...