Tom Tangney’s 2017 Oscar predictions
Tom Tangney | February 24, 2017 5:53 amKIRO Radio's movie critic Tom Tangney predicts the winners of this year's Oscars. Follow along during the Academy Awards 2017.
‘The Red Turtle’ is a rare achievement in films these days
Tom Tangney | February 17, 2017 7:17 am"The Red Turtle" is an exceedingly quiet movie that makes other films seem unnecessarily noisy and chatty, Tom Tangney writes.
Watching clips of ‘The LEGO Batman Movie’ could be enough
Tom Tangney | February 10, 2017 9:16 amUnlike its predecessor, "The LEGO Movie," "The LEGO Batman Movie" is about half as funny as it should be, KIRO Radio's Tom Tangney says.
Issues raised in ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ are, unfortunately, still relevant today
Tom Tangney | February 3, 2017 10:56 am"I Am Not Your Negro" is a provocative film that has more to say about race relations in this country than any list of minority…
‘Gold’ could at least be closer to the truth
Tom Tangney | January 27, 2017 7:17 amThe new Matthew McConaughey movie "Gold" has an incredible story to tell. And that may be exactly the problem, according to Tom Tangney/
’20th Century Women’ refreshingly relevant
Tom Tangney | January 20, 2017 10:30 amThis movie is a smart, funny, and incisive look at the way we were at a particular time in American history that seems both distant…
‘Paterson’ is a poetic film, about a poet, and a bus driver
Tom Tangney | January 13, 2017 7:26 am"Paterson" is about a man named Paterson in the town of Paterson. He's a poet. The film alludes to a real-life poet. In the end,…
Best films of 2016 that many are overlooking
Tom Tangney | January 6, 2017 6:44 amMany of these 2016 films didn't get end-of-the year attention of many critics. But they should have, according to KIRO Radio's Tom Tangney.
Tom relives his theatre days in ACT’s ‘Christmas Carol’
Tom Tangney | December 19, 2016 4:17 pmIn ACT's "A Christmas Carol," Tom Tangney again played someone his own age - a distinguished and graying Victorian gentleman.
‘Rogue One’ is a rip-roaring ride but doesn’t offer anything new
Tom Tangney | December 16, 2016 9:13 am"Rogue One" does not offer anything fresh to the Star Wars universe, and is lacking in many respects. But it's still a rip-roaring good time.