Longtime readers of the site will know that if Jessica Chastain is in a movie then I will be watching the movie. It is an inevitability. The same goes for Idris Elba. The same goes for Aaron Sorkin. The question is whether it would be theatrical or wait for home video. But together? Opening weekend of wide release.Read more "Theatrical Review – Molly’s Game"
2017 Starting Top 25! As far as I am concerned you can never go wrong with any of these films. Top 10 1. The Double Life of Veronique – dir. Krzysztof Kieslowski – 9.53 2. A Short Film About Love – dir. Krzysztof Kieslowski – 8.80 3. Barry Lyndon – dir. Stanley Kubrick – 8.73 3. Chungking […]Read more "2017 Starting Top 25"
As far as I am concerned you can never go wrong with any of these films. Top 10 1 The Double Life of Veronique – dir. Krysztof Kieslowski – 9.07 2 Chungking Express – dir. Wong Kar-Wai – 8.73 2 Zero Dark Thiry – dir. Kathryn Bigalow – 8.73 4 Persona – dir. Ingmar Bergman […]Read more "An Updated Top 25"
The basic tenants of Zero Dark Thirty are difficult for me to parse under the light of the 2014 Senate Intelligence Committee Report on Torture.Read more "Zero Dark Thirty"
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"