Still Alice features fine performances, but the film’s insights into early onset Alzheimer’s are neither inventive or all that illuminating.Read more "Film Review: Still Alice"
Don’t get me wrong, I love The Hunger Games series. However, I equally hate books being broken down into multiple movies. So as much as it pains me to say it, it comes as little surprise that on its own, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 just doesn’t get the job done.Read more "Film Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1"
Don Jon flips the gender roles in the romantic comedy as Joseph Gordon-Levitt writes, directs and acts his way to one of the best comedies of the year.Read more "Film Review: Don Jon"
That’s right, my write-up for rentals has changed yet again. This time around (and hopefully I will stick to it this time) I will write up little blurbs about the movies I have seen in the past week on Fridays, giving you suggestions for what to pick up and what to avoid when considering what […]Read more "For Your Renting Pleasure"
The Kids Are All Right is a unique and funny dramedy that is driven by its excellent acting on all fronts. Following a pair of siblings born from the same sperm donor but were each birthed by their separate moms, we pick up just after the oldest, Joni, has turned 18 and can legally request […]Read more "Review: The Kids Are All Right"
Hey there all, one of the best movies of last year, #4 by my books, is finally out on home video to rent or own and it should not be missed. A Single Man is a beautiful and wonderfully acted tale about love and loss at what it can do to a person, driving them […]Read more "A Single Man – Finally Out On Blu-Ray and DVD"
A Single Man is a career defining performance from Colin Firth and one of the strongest, most confident, and beautiful directorial debuts I can recall from Tom Ford. The film’s theme touch on everything from loss, death, love, friendship, and purpose in life and never feels forced, always natural and honest discussions on the subjects. […]Read more "Review: A Single Man"