About Kenneth R. Morefield

Gotham Episode 1.1 Recap: Pilot


If the central task of a television series’ pilot is to convince the viewer to come back for the second episode, the premiere episode of Gotham was a success. [Read more...]

Masters of Sex Episode 2.11 Recap: One for the Money, Two for the Show

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That we appear to be heading to a more conventional cliffhanger at season’s end, is one more indication of how the show has struggled in its sophomore season. [Read more...]

TIFF 2014 — Love & Mercy


I love art, including music. My life has been enriched by it. But I will never, ever, think of a song or a novel or a film, however brilliant, as a fair trade for someone else’s suffering. [Read more...]

Dolphin Tale 2 (Smith, 2014)

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Okay, I admit that Dolphin Tale 2 is probably not the kind of movie I would have screened in a theater if the film’s publicity unit hadn’t twisted my arm a little. But you know what? I’m kind of glad they did. [Read more...]

Video: TIFF 2014 — The Imitation Game


The Imitation Game can’t decide if it wants to be about Alan Turing’s life or his work, so it does a little of both, neither particularly well. [Read more...]

Video: TIFF 2014 Reviews — Backcountry


A video review of Backcountry, which premiered at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. [Read more...]