Mike Scott is the movie critic for NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune in New Orleans.

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@MoviegoerMike — 3,959 followers, 12,500 tweets

The fact-based kidnapping drama "7 Days in Entebbe" is undeniably interesting. Unfortunately, it's not particularly emotionally stirring. Let me explain:  http://ow.ly/BF3h30iZmE2 
If Bill Murray's show at the Mahalia Jackson Theater on Monday is anywhere near as entertaining as he was during my interview with him, it should be considered a must-see. Dude is truly a national treasure. Here's what he had to say:  http://ow.ly/AXnI30iZkeR 
Hey, @MerriamWebster. Give me a shout next time you're in New Orleans so I can show you around and prove to you that "grooveable" is, indeed, a word. (grüv-ə-bəl, adjective -- capable of being grooved to; grooveworthy. Example: "Man, New Orleans is a grooveable feast.")
If you are as fascinated reading this story -- about the bizarre summer of 1959 when Covington became the temporary state capital -- as I was writing it, I will have done my job:  http://ow.ly/CF1730iZhbe 
With the new "Benji" arriving today on Netflix, director Brandon Camp chatted with me about how the lovable movie canine found his way to New Orleans. Here's what he had to say:  http://ow.ly/8kR630iZdZj 
Show More