My Rating: 10/10 – I can’t think of anything wrong with this film, it’s one of the perfect ones in my book. Read my review or listen to it at the player below. Recording is an episode from my podcast. About 25 years out of high school, everyone probably thinks a little about what they could […]
How does ‘Ashby’ stack up as the latest Mickey Rourke film? The jury is in for this reviewer.
My Rating: 6/10 – The Vow is a movie directed by Michael Sucsy, known for Deep Impact. It stars Paige (Rachel McAdams) and Leo (Channing Tatum) as its main characters. It has been advertised as a romance flick. It nonetheless presents the difficult, unromantic topic of a brain injury. After a serious car accident where she […]
My Rating: 3/10 – It doesn’t really matter that critics are giving this movie an average of 30% on Rotten Tomatoes. People are paying to see it anyway. The explosions and short-attention-span vignettes are what makes it very much like a comic and we all know how popular comics have become in pop culture. Starring: […]
I give it a 2/5. It’s much sci-fi ado about nothing worth telling.
5/5 A boy’s love for his dog becomes a circular journey of learning to let go.
Running is an endurance sport. Not everyone who loves this true-story movie is a runner but it touches them because we all must endure day to day. This film is a metaphor for life, faith, and the importance (or not) of achievement.
Have you ever tried to put something broken back together again? How about a heart, stricken by grief. That may be what is happening in this film. That would explain a lot.
This post is part of a series I am experimenting with where I review the films now streaming on Netflix. I’m attempting to make them non-spoiler previews. Holidays is an anthology of horror stories that share the theme of holidays including Easter and St. Patrick’s Day. They range from creepy and unsettling to gory and outright macabre. Anthologies […]
Ethan Hawke gives an amazing performance of grounded pilot trapped in a box, unable to escape his fate.