Movie Reviews by Sean I. Mills
DYNAMIC DUO — Characters Shaggy, voiced by Will Forte, left, and Scooby-Doo, voiced by Frank Welker, in a scene from the animated film “Scoob!”

‘Scoob!’ leans on nostalgia and comes up short

4 days ago
A good rule of thumb for whether or not a new animated movie is worth your time is to see if they resort to including their own … Read More
CAPONE's epilogue — Linda Cardellini, left, and Tom Hardy in a scene from "Capone."

'Capone' fails on many levels

Sunday, May 17
The video-on-demand world we now live in has sunk to new lows with the release of "Capone", a very ugly biopic about a very ugly man. … Read More
INDIE FLICK— Leah Lewis, left, and Daniel Diemer in a scene from “The Half of It,” a romance about a high school loner who helps a jock woo the popular girl in school.

‘The Half of It’ fails to fully satisfy

Sunday, May 10
Netflix giveth and Netflix taketh. For every promising action movie with a lot of energy, we’re also going to get a half-baked teen … Read More
ON NETFLIX — Chris Hemsworth, left, and Rudhraksh Jaiswal in a scene from “Extraction.”

'Extraction' released on Netflix

Sunday, May 3
It’s fair to say that the solid if standard action movie “Extraction” was made far in advance of the coronavirus shutdown. But … Read More
touching romance — Adèle Haenel, left, and Noémie Merlant in "Portrait of a Lady on Fire."

‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ is ripe for enjoyment

Sunday, April 26
Sometimes you just want to enjoy an artsy French film about love and tragedy. And sometimes “Portrait of a Lady on Fire” is … Read More
This image released by DreamWorks Animation shows characters, from left, Guy Diamond, voiced by Kunal Nayyar, Tiny Diamond, voiced by Kenan Thompson and Poppy, voiced by Anna Kendrick in a scene from "Trolls World Tour." (DreamWorks Animation via AP)

‘Trolls World Tour’ is fun family fare

Sunday, April 19
It turns out, I like the “Trolls” movies. Who knew. “Trolls World Tour” is going to go down in film history as the first big … Read More

Only in Rome — It is time to welcome spring

Sunday, May 17

It looks as though we are beginning to open up as a community. Please be careful and safe and continue to use all appropriate precautions to prevent another outbreak of COVID-19. We’re all in …

Celebrating Student Achievement

Senior Spotlight

Sunday, April 26


2020 update: Should you be concerned about the estate tax?

Sunday, March 29

“If you drive a car, I’ll tax the street. If you try to sit, I’ll tax your seat. If you get too cold, I’ll tax the heat. If you take a walk, I’ll tax your feet …” — George Harrison, …