by Lauren McCombs
posted Dec 9 2016 8:42AM
Arrival (3 Stars) -
A linguist is recruited by the military to assist in translating alien communications.
Rules Don't Apply (1 1/2 Stars) -
An unconventional love story of an aspiring actress, her determined driver, and the eccentric billionaire who they work for.
Loving (3 Stars) -
The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court.
Hacksaw Ridge (3 1/2 Stars) -
WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.
DVD Pick Of The Week
Dead Ringers (3 Stars) -
Twin gynecologists take full advantage of the fact that nobody can tell them apart, until their relationship begins to deteriorate over a woman.
Links To Reviews
Movie Reviews - http://yesweekly.com/flicks-5/
DVD Reviews - http://yesweekly.com/video-vault-dec-7-2016/
Filed Under :
Anti-miscegenation laws, Battle of Okinawa, Cinema of the United States, Dead Ringers, Desmond Doss, Doss, Film, Hacksaw Ridge, Loving, Loving v. Virginia, Miscegenation, Racism