Do you ever have a hard time coming up with the right word? You get stuck and pause in the middle of a sentence, grasping to remember the name of that type of knife technique where you dice vegetables until they’re incredibly small. By the way, the term you’re looking for is “brunoise,” but …

The producer of the “Divergent” movie series tries his hand at another sci-fi thriller that features a cast of up-and-coming young actors. As was the case in those previous films, this new film, “Voyagers,” does have some moments, but not nearly enough of them to make this into anything but …

Remember that episode of “Seinfeld” where Jerry and Sheila (Jerry’s girlfriend for one episode) call each other “schmoopie”? This schmaltzy, saccharine show of cutesy nicknaming made the rest of the gang sick. Most people remember this episode for the “Soup Nazi” yelling “No soup for you!” I…

If there was ever a movie that cried out to be seen on a huge movie theater screen, it would be Godzilla vs. King Kong. Not only does this film feature two towering movie monsters, but they both have distinctive roars that will sound best when booming out over a movie theater’s sound system.

Tim Woodward’s new columns will alternate with Woodward Classics for the duration of the pandemic. This one originally appeared in The Idaho Statesman and in his first book, “Shirttail Journalist.”