3 1/2 stars

Clash of the Titans (1981); Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Clash of the Titans (1981); Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Strong narrative elevates special effects-driven film.

International Velvet; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

International Velvet; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

A family film of surprising character depth set in the world of competitive equestrian.

Margie; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Margie; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

A delightful confection of a movie about a teenage girl coming of age in the late 1920s.

State of the Union; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

State of the Union; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Legendary duo Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy shine in Frank Capra’s populist take on presidential politics.

Dial ‘M’ for Murder; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Dial ‘M’ for Murder; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Tense thriller about a man’s scheme to murder his wife.

His Butler’s Sister; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

His Butler’s Sister; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Lushly-directed romantic comedy featuring Durbin’s charm and strong support from Franchot Tone.

Black Sails, S02E03: XI.; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Black Sails, S02E03: XI.; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

A season featuring brilliantly-layered characters and masterful storytelling continues. Plus, sex (threesome) and violence (beheading).