This Quick Hits Slapstick Superheroes is aptly titles as it includes Captain America and Charles Chaplin, or Captain America and Captain America.Read more "Quick Hits Slapstick Superheroes"
Battles Without Honor or Humanity dir. Kinji Fukasaku – 5.8 – Who doesn’t enjoy a revenge, gangster movie? I knew this going in and it was only slightly disappointing. Don’t hear this a regret as this is certainly not the case but when I put all of the scores together the film is less than average. […]Read more "Quick Hits"
Reviews and thoughts on Pather Panchali, The Martian, Labyrith, Inside Llewyn Davis, and a handfull of classic Les Blanc films.Read more "The Martian and Pather Panchali redux"
Reviews and thoughts on The Red Balloon by Albert Lamorisse, which I loved and, Blue is the Warmest Color by Abdel Kechiche, which I did not.Read more "The Red Balloon and Blue is the Warmest Color"
Reviews and thoughts on The Grand Illusion, Gone with the Wind, The Game, Night Will Fall, A Night to Remember and To the Wonder.Read more "Gone with the Wind and The Grand Illusion"
Reviews of Alex Garland’s Ex Machina and David Zellner’s Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter. Two interesting films with women taking control of their lives.Read more "Ex Machina and Kumiko, the Treasure Hinter"
I am in the process of writing two longer pieces but I have a few quick notes on four films including Beetlejuice and Face to Face.Read more "Quick Update"
Thoughts on three Jessica Chastain films, Interstellar, Jolene, and A Most Violent Year. Also, Zatoichi, Avengers, Mr. (and Bride of) Boogedy.Read more "Interstellar and other Recent Viewings"
Thoughts on a few Chantal Akerman films, La Chambre and Hotel Monterey, also, Shame and Summer with Monika from Bergman and a few silent horror films.Read more "Chantal Akerman and other Film Updates"
Thoughts on Straw Dogs, Diamonds are Forever, Boyhood, Hard-Boiled, The Spirit of the Beehive, Throne of Blood and Live and Let Die.Read more "Spirit of the Beehive and other Film updates"