There Tomorrow! On-Air Review of ‘Here Today’

Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly versionE-mail page to friendE-mail page to friendPDF versionPDF version
No votes yet Oscarman rating: 3.5/5.0
Rating: 3.5/5.0

CHICAGO – Patrick McDonald of appears on “The Morning Mess” with Dan Baker on WBGR-FM (Monroe, Wisconsin) on May 6th, 2021, reviewing the new film “Here Today” in theaters (check local listings) beginning May 7th.

Billy Crystal is Charlie Berns, a notable comedy writer of films and stage plays, who is now a producer on a Saturday Night Live-type show. He has been diagnosed with dementia, and is keeping it from his son and daughter (Penn Bagdley and Laura Benanti). Enter Emma (Tiffany Haddish), who has won a free lunch with Charlie through an ex-boyfriend, but has no idea who he is. They become friends and then much more, and Emma begins encouraging Charlie to finish his memoir through his spotty memories, including the events that made him a widower.

Here Today
Photo credit: Sony Releasing

Patrick McDonald of reviewed “Here Today” during the Morning Mess with Dan Baker in for Scott Thompson on WBGR-FM, Monroe, Wisconsin, May 6th, 2021 …

“Here Today” is in theaters beginning May 7th. Featuring Billy Crystal, Tiffany Haddish, Penn Bagdley, Laura Benanti, Louisa Krause, Anna Deavere Smith and Sharon Stone. Written by Billy Crystal and Alan Zweibel. Directed by Billy Crystal. Rated “PG-13” senior staff writer Patrick McDonald

Editor and Film Writer

© 2021 Patrick McDonald,

User Login

Free Giveaway Mailing


  • loki main

    CHICAGO – From villain to anti-hero to homoerotic fan fiction icon, Loki has traveled a long way from the greasy-haired megalomaniac we have come to love. For most of his cinematic character development, Loki has been a foil to Thor’s massive himbo (n.: a very attractive, often beefy male who isn’t the brightest bulb, but is still able to shine because of his good-natured attitude and respect for women. Male version of a “bimbo”) energy.

  • Young Rock Television Rating: 5.0/5.0
    Television Rating: 5.0/5.0

    CHICAGO – Patrick McDonald of appears on “The Morning Mess” with Scott Thompson on WBGR-FM (Monroe, Wisconsin) on February 18th, 2021, reviewing the new TV series “Young Rock,” Tuesdays on NBC-TV.

Advertisement on Twitter

archive Top Ten Discussions