Daniel Barnes @ the SN&R/CSIndy

index#barnesyardbumps:

*Directed by Robert Kenner (Food, Inc.), the rote but stirring Merchants of Doubt exposes the fake experts and pseudo-scientists that are employed by corporations to spread doubt in the media about scientific facts.

#barnesyardharrumphs:

*A thoughtful but inert period biopic with a weak central performance from Dakota Fanning, Effie Gray (pictured above) exposes an even greater horror: life with a critic.

*Hoo-ah Are You? My review of Danny Collins, starring Al Pacino as a Pacino-esque rock star gone to seed – was reprinted in this week’s Colorado Springs Independent.