Our City Online

Articles by George Wolf

Good Flicks at Home, in Theaters and Drive-Ins

George Wolf George Wolf Good Flicks at Home, in Theaters and Drive-Ins

Aside from a couple of stinkers, this weekend offers a bunch of solid viewing options at home, on the big screen and at the drive-in. It’s a particularly good week for people looking to start spooky season a little early, but thrillers, family dramas and much-needed upbeat fare also awaits. Antebellum Available via VOD. by […]

No Comments

Safe Movie Bets

George Wolf George Wolf Safe Movie Bets

Why continue to review VOD and streaming releases when theaters are open? Well, because Hollywood is giving Tenet time to prove this enormous experiment: Is a theatrical release viable? Can theaters handle it? Will people turn out? While they wait, they’re releasing little else to theaters. If you want something new, you’ll need to look […]

No Comments

Theaters Open, Streaming Still Thrives

George Wolf George Wolf Theaters Open, Streaming Still Thrives

Theaters across the city are officially open. Studio 35 has two new releases, plus a few months’ worth of managing in post-apocalyptic times, but if it’s multiplex you want, Russell Crowe and his road rage waits for you there, too. Or you can always stick around the house and watch a remarkable piece of history—one […]

No Comments

Dayummm…That’s a Lot of Movies

George Wolf George Wolf Dayummm…That’s a Lot of Movies

Busy week! With more than a dozen new films hitting streaming services this weekend, you honestly have to be able to find something you’ll enjoy. The weird thing is that most of them are good—but there are one or two to look out for. We are here to help you figure it out. I Used […]

No Comments

This Week in Movies: Choices Aplenty

George Wolf George Wolf This Week in Movies: Choices Aplenty

Inspirational documentaries, good and bad horror, worse inspirational fictional drivel, and one Ohioan’s hillbilly noir—those are your cinematic options this week. Let us help you pick a winner. The Big Ugly Streaming from all major VOD platforms. by Hope Madden When my son was young, we liked to watch Animal Face-Off, an educational program that […]

No Comments

Fine Movie Options, No Mask Necessary

George Wolf George Wolf Fine Movie Options, No Mask Necessary

Should you? Shouldn’t you? You definitely should, but there’s no need to worry about it if you just stay home. While this week boasts fewer big names than last week, there are several excellent movie options for home viewing. First Cow by Hope Madden Kelly Reichardt films tell a story, but not in the traditional […]

No Comments

Best Films of the First Half of 2020

George Wolf George Wolf Best Films of the First Half of 2020

by Hope Madden and George Wolf We can all agree on one thing: 2020 blows. It hasn’t been great for movies, either, what with every major film being pushed back until at least autumn. But, as is always the case, these challenges have created opportunities—in this case, for spunky little movies ready to come into […]

No Comments

1 2 3 10

The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns with a “Curated Take Home Box Experience”

CLICK HERE TO PLACE YOUR ORDER