Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Human Rights Watch Film Festival Review: Midwives

The documentary “Midwives” is streaming online this week at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival. I reviewed the film for CinemaDailyUS.com - head over there to read my review.

Friday, May 20, 2022

Weekend Movie Recommendations with Abe

Every Friday, I'll be uploading a Minute with Abe: Weekend Movie Recommendations Edition, surveying new releases in theaters, on DVD, and on streaming services. Check it out, and subscribe to the movieswithabe channel!


New to Theaters: Downton Abbey: A New Era, Emergency
New to DVD: Licorice Pizza, Infinite
New to VOD: Dual
New to Netflix: Tully, Ben is Back
New to HBO Max: The Mule

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Interview with Abe: Joanne Froggatt

I had a lovely time speaking with Joanne Froggatt, who plays Anna in “Downton Abbey: A New Era,” out in theaters tomorrow. Check out my great conversation with him at Awards Radar.

Interview with Abe: Hugh Bonneville

I didn't expect actor Hugh Bonneville, who portrays Robert Grantham in “Downton Abbey: A New Era,” out in theaters tomorrow, to be quite so funny. Check out my great conversation with him at Awards Radar.

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Movie with Abe: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

I was thrilled to be able to participate in a video review with fellow critic Matthew Schuchman for Cinema Daily US as part of the site's Above the Line vs Below the Line series. Check out our discussion of the film “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,” which is now playing in theaters, below:


Friday, May 13, 2022

Weekend Movie Recommendations with Abe

Every Friday, I'll be uploading a Minute with Abe: Weekend Movie Recommendations Edition, surveying new releases in theaters, on DVD, and on streaming services. Check it out, and subscribe to the movieswithabe channel!


New to Theaters: On the Count of Three, Pleasure
New to DVD: The Beta Test, Playground
New to HBO Max: Dear Evan Hansen, Old
New to Hulu: Italian Studies

Friday, May 6, 2022

Weekend Movie Recommendations with Abe

Every Friday, I'll be uploading a Minute with Abe: Weekend Movie Recommendations Edition, surveying new releases in theaters, on DVD, and on streaming services. Check it out, and subscribe to the movieswithabe channel!


New to Theaters: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, Happening, Human Factors
New to DVD: Turning Red, Blacklight, Without Remorse
New to Netflix: Summerland
New to Prime Video: Lucky Number Slevin
New to HBO Max: Language Lessons, Dear Evan Hansen

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Movie with Abe: Anaïs in Love

The French comedy “Anaïs in Love,” which is now playing in theaters, features delightful performances and an entertaining story. I reviewed the film for CinemaDailyUS.com - head over there to read my review.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Interviews with Abe: Crush

The queer romantic comedy “Crush,” which is now streaming on Hulu, features great performances from Auli'i Cravalho and Rowan Blanchard. I got to speak for Cinema Daily US with both of them. Watch our conversations in full below!



Friday, April 29, 2022

Weekend Movie Recommendations with Abe

Every Friday, I'll be uploading a Minute with Abe: Weekend Movie Recommendations Edition, surveying new releases in theaters, on DVD, and on streaming services. Check it out, and subscribe to the movieswithabe channel!


New to Theaters: Fiddler’s Journey to the Big Screen, Anais in Love
New to DVD: Writing with Fire
New to HBO Max: The Survivor
New to Hulu: Crush

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Interview with Abe: The Survivor

The film “The Survivor,” is now streaming on HBO Max, timed to Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day. I got to speak for Cinema Daily US with director Barry Levinson and Ben Foster. Watch our conversation in full below!


Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Interview with Abe: Daniel Raim

The new documentary “Fiddler's Journey to the Big Screen,” opening in NY theaters this Friday, explores the incredible story of how “Fiddler on the Roof” got made. I got to speak for Cinema Daily US with director Daniel Raim. Watch our conversation in full below!


Saturday, April 23, 2022

Movie with Abe: The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

I thoroughly enjoyed “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent,” starring Nicolas Cage as himself and now playing in theaters. I reviewed the film for CinemaDailyUS.com - head over there to read my review.

Friday, April 22, 2022

Weekend Movie Recommendations with Abe

Every Friday, I'll be uploading a Minute with Abe: Weekend Movie Recommendations Edition, surveying new releases in theaters, on DVD, and on streaming services. Check it out, and subscribe to the movieswithabe channel!


New to Theaters: Charlotte, The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent, Marvelous and the Black Hole, Petite Maman
New to DVD: Dating and New York, Cyrano, The Desperate Hour, The Humans

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Interview with Abe: Keira Knightley

I had a lovely conversation with Keira Knightley about working on “Charlotte,” which opens in theaters tomorrow. Check out my great conversation with her at AwardsWatch and read my review of the film here.

Friday, April 15, 2022

Weekend Movie Recommendations with Abe

Every Friday, I'll be uploading a Minute with Abe: Weekend Movie Recommendations Edition, surveying new releases in theaters, on DVD, and on streaming services. Check it out, and subscribe to the movieswithabe channel!


New to Theaters: Dual
New to DVD: C’mon C’mon, The Novice, Spider-Man: No Way Home
New to Netflix: Nightcrawler
New to Hulu: Compliance

Friday, April 8, 2022

Weekend Movie Recommendations with Abe

Every Friday, I'll be uploading a Minute with Abe: Weekend Movie Recommendations Edition, surveying new releases in theaters, on DVD, and on streaming services. Check it out, and subscribe to the movieswithabe channel!


New to DVD: Family Squares, Jockey, Parallel Mothers, The Meaning of Hitler
New to Disney+: Better Nate Than Ever

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

Movie with Abe: Better Nate Than Ever

I enjoyed the new musical “Better Nate Than Ever,” which is now streaming on Disney+. I reviewed the film for The Film Experience - head over there to read my review.

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

Movie with Abe: Apollo 10 1/2: A Space Age Childhood

Richard Linklater revisits his past in the inventive animated film “Apollo 10 1/2: A Space Age Childhood,” now streaming on Netflix. I reviewed the film for CinemaDailyUS.com - head over there to read my review.

Friday, April 1, 2022

Weekend Movie Recommendations with Abe

Every Friday, I'll be uploading a Minute with Abe: Weekend Movie Recommendations Edition, surveying new releases in theaters, on DVD, and on streaming services. Check it out, and subscribe to the movieswithabe channel!


New to DVD: Who We Are: A Chronicle of Racism in America, Sing 2
New to Netflix: Apollo 10 ½: A Space Age Childhood, Her
New to Prime Video: Beasts of the Southern Wild, Fargo, Compliance, Cedar Rapids, Jiro Dreams of Sushi
New to Hulu: Mass, Monsters and Men, Watchmen