Parks Department Dashed Arrow A work in progress Back in the summer of 1986, artist Keith Haring illegally painted his "Crack Is Wack" mural on an abandoned handball court in a park near Harlem River Drive in one day. He was inspired to paint it after his studio assistant, Benny, had become addicted to crack, and after several failed attempts to help Benny get clean.
For the last three years on HBO, The Deuce has explored how the intersection of the burgeoning pornography industry and the forces of capitalism combined to radically change the identity of Times Square from the inside out.
UNCUT GEMS is absolutely edge-of-your-seat thrilling, like freebasing horseradish at seder. Has incredible Big Midtown Energy. Adam Sandler’s best performance ever. Give him Best Actor. Give him a bridge loan.
The Irishman is a melancholic mob epic. Funnier than expected, and gets better and better as it builds. Pacino truly steals the show, but Pesci and De Niro both are excellent. The deaging tech is mixed, but Scorsese is best there is at what he does