Welcome to Paul Harris Online

After 40+ years hosting radio shows, I retired from broadcasting in 2018 — but I’m still here with multiple posts every week about radio, TV, movies, poker, theater, politics, travel, and more. And don’t miss my list of Movies You Might Not Know.

After 40+ years hosting radio shows, I retired from broadcasting in 2018 — but I’m still here with multiple posts every week about radio, TV, movies, poker, theater, politics, travel, and more.

Movie Review: “The Bikeriders”

Movie Review: “The Bikeriders”

Here’s my review of a new movie about a motorcycle gang in the mid 1960s, starring Austin Butler, Jodie Comer, Michael Shannon, Mike Faist, and Tom Hardy.

Protesting Protests

Protesting Protests

Like me, Pamela Paul isn’t interested in gathering with other like-minded people to protest, well, anything. She and I both explain why here.

“Elsbeth”

“Elsbeth”

My wife was a big fan of the just-completed first season of “Elsbeth” on CBS, but I was particularly disappointed by one aspect of the show. Let me explain.

Movie Review: “Inside Out 2”

Movie Review: “Inside Out 2”

Here’s my review of Pixar’s sequel about 13-year-old Riley and the emotions (old and new) that battle for control of her brain just as she hits puberty.

Movie Review: “Tuesday”

Movie Review: “Tuesday”

“Tuesday” is a strange new movie about a mother (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) and daughter confronting death — which appears as a talking macaw. I try to explain in my review.

Movie Review: “Treasure”

Movie Review: “Treasure”

Here’s my review of a new movie about a woman (Lena Dunham) who visits Poland with her father (Stephen Fry) to see some of the places from his youth — including the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Stop Working The Crowd

Stop Working The Crowd

I was sad to read about the increasing number of standup comics who do crowd work in their sets. Most aren’t very good at it, but feel the need to constantly create content for TikTok. Here are several reasons it annoys me.

MYMNK: “Man Up”

MYMNK: “Man Up”

I just discovered the 2015 Lake Bell/Simon Pegg romcom “Man Up,” and liked it so much I’ve added it to my Movies You Might Not Know list. You can read my review here.

Movie Review: “Hit Man”

Movie Review: “Hit Man”

“Hit Man” is a fun new Netflix movie starring Glen Powell as a pretend hit man helping cops catch people with murder-for-hire schemes, with a romantic angle thrown in.

Facing It Again

Facing It Again

After deleting my Facebook acount at the end of 2021, I have decided to return. I hope being on the platform again will allow me to stay in touch with many of you I’ve lost track of.

Four Random Thoughts

Four Random Thoughts

Quickies about Pat Sajak’s last day on “Wheel Of Fortune,” people gored by bison at Yellowstone, what would happen if a MAGA Moron burned the flag, and why election predictions are like Super Bowl prognostications.