Entries by Jay Ruud

Round Mountain Coffee

Review No. 158: Round Mountain Coffee 2850 Prince Street (501) 327-2227 73.1 percent finished reviewing Conway restaurants   The Situation She Said: We’ve been to RMC before, but sporadically, so this was our first experience in assessing it as writers of foods. We’d been to lunch this day, but I wanted a “movable feast,” or […]

John Wick: Chapter 3–Parabellum

John Wick: Chapter 3—Parabellum Chad Stahelski (2019) It’s another week before the scheduled release of Disney’s new live-action version of Aladdin, in which Will Smith plays the genie that Robin Williams made famous in the original 1992 animated film. And it was probably a sure thing that this latest live-action cartoon was going to finally […]

Ed’s Custom Bakery

Review No. 157: Ed’s Custom Bakery 256 Oak Street (501) 327-2996 72.6 percent finished reviewing Conway restaurants   The Situation He Said: Before my troublesome pancreas moved me into a new food reality, I used to stop by Ed’s regularly to get a couple of doughnuts for me and for She Said. In the six […]

Tolkien

Tolkien Dome Karukoski (2019) In the interest of full disclosure, I am not am not an average moviegoer who may have decided to come see Finnish director Dome Karukoski’s new biopic Tolkien, about the formative years of the creator of the modern fantasy genre, because of a fondness for J.R.R. Tolkien’s novels TheLord of the […]

Bulgogi Korean BBQ

Review No. 156: Bulgogi Korean BBQ 317 Oak Street, Suite 1 (501) 358-5923 72.2 percent finished reviewing Conway restaurants   The Situation She Said: It was time for lunch and I was hungry. I had heard this place was open, so we thought we’d risk it, even though it was a very new establishment. He […]

Long Shot

Long Shot Jonathan Levine (2019) So there’s a clown in the White House who used to be a TV star and has no real interest in governing, but only in using the presidency to further his own interests. And there’s a competent woman who happens to be Secretary of State who wants to run for […]

Domino’s Pizza on Salem

Review No. 155: Domino’s Pizza on Salem 740 South Salem Road, Ste. 114 (501) 450-3000 72.1 percent finished reviewing Conway restaurants   The Situation He Said: She Said was having a very busy week at her day job, which was keeping her up till late at night, and she thought it would save time if […]

Avengers: Endgame

Avengers: Endgame Joe and Anthony Russo (2019) A glance at the scheduled showings of Avengers: Endgame will reveal that there are 35 separate showings of the film that you can go to. And that, my friends is just in Conway. You can multiply that by about seven if you’re planning to attend the film in Little […]