David Kanowsky

David Kanowsky is the Kudos Movie Critic, The Movie Man.

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Operation Finale recounts efforts to bring Holocaust architect to justice

There have been several movies over the years that attempt to display the horror of the Holocaust. Sometimes the focus is on the plight of an individual or a family or a village.

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Review: Crazy Rich Asians hardly original, but well done

Crazy Rich Asians is a pleasant film that has some very nice features in it. The entire cast are Asian actors, the music background and for dancing is all western, familiar and modern. Most of the story takes place in Singapore and we get spectacular views of the structures that make Singapore unique in the modern architectural world.

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BlacKkKlansman a first-rate suspense drama

BLACKkKLANSMAN is based on a true story of events in Colorado Springs in the 1970’s. It deals with the conflict between the Ku Klux Klan and the city police.

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Three Indentical Strangers reveals questionable practices of adoption agency

Three Identical Strangers is a documentary film centered around the story of three triplets separated at birth and put up for adoption in New York in the early 1960’s.

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Mamma Mia an absolute cinema delight

Who could forget that 2008 very entertaining film, with its big-name stars, its music and dancing and its Greek island setting.

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‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’ a fine tribute to a much-loved man

Fred Rogers firmly believed that the world could be vastly improved if all the people were to honor and respect the life of every individual.

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The Seagull an unfolding of tense fragile relationships

The Seagull is a film based on the play written by Anton Chekhov in 1895.

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‘Oceans 8’ promises more than it delivers

Ocean’s 8 is another in the series of high-powered caper stories that promises more than it delivers. The major added feature here is that the team of thieves, all experts, are women.

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The Rider is first-class cinema with excellent story line

The Rider is based on real people and events, with a cast of players who never appeared in a movie before. Director Chloé Zhao was ready to sign a rodeo star to appear in her next film.

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‘Finding Your Feet’ will make you make you laugh, cry and applaud

Finding Your Feet is a British film that gives us a very great deal of pleasure. It achieves a rank of excellence to match The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (1 & 2) for its humor, its melodrama, its appealing and lovable characters.

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