Joel has written 1 review for films rated ★★½ during 2018.

  • Roman J. Israel, Esq.

    Roman J. Israel, Esq.

    ★★½

    Dan Gilroy's follow up to 2014's Nightcrawler, Roman J. Israel is the story of the titular character, played by Denzel Washington, a defense attorney working in the civil rights field whose life is upended by the death of his mentor and one bad decision that catapults him into a world he's not ready for.
    Denzel Washington is one of those actors who give a great performance in almost every film they're in, but many of the character choices the story…