Epic, cheesy, delicious. At times, Spielberg doesn’t quite seem to know if he’s making a serious historical drama or E.T. with Japs, and the syroupy John Williams score isn’t helping. Some terrific shots though, and Christian Bale and John Malkovich make for satisfying viewing.
Welcome to my site — I'm glad you're here. I’m a writer, editor, translator, traveler, web designer, photographer, critic, storytelling consultant, and social entrepreneur. I’ve published two novels and a book of film criticism, launched Germany's first online literary journal, founded the writers' community Fictionaut, and started West Africa's first vegetarian food service. I graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a Ph.D. in English. I've lived in New York City, New Orleans, Mississippi, Wiesbaden, Germany, and the Dominican Republic, and currently divide my time between Dakar and Berlin.