Category: Film

Life-affirming tale of agrarian regeneration

The
 Biggest 
Little
 Farm 
(PG) “They told us we were crazy,” says narrator John Chester of his ambition to create a farm with his wife Molly that would be totally in harmony with nature in this fascinating documentary set in Ventura County, “and they were right.” It started with Todd. That’s their wide-eyed dog. His…

Revisionist pastiche fuses horror and comedy

Once
 Upon
 a 
Time…in
 Hollywood
 (18)   For many people, the 60s didn’t end on December 31, 1969, but rather on August 8 of that year. That was the date Charles Manson and his ‘family’ butchered a number of people in 10050 Cielo Drive, Los Angeles. The most famous of these was the 28-year-old actress…