Month: November 2014

OUT OF THE FURNACE [2013] –MORE FROM THE ARCHIVES–

Directed by Scott Cooper, Written by Brad Ingelsby and Scott Cooper Starring: Christian Bale, Casey Affleck, Woody Harrelson, Zoe Saldana, Forest Whitaker and Willem Dafoe  A simple but compelling revenge plot, you know what is coming, but the characters and acting make for a stellar… Continue Reading “OUT OF THE FURNACE [2013] –MORE FROM THE ARCHIVES–”

JIMMY P. [2013]

  Directed by Arnaud Desplechin, Written by Arnaud Desplechin, Sherman Alexie (verses from “Tribal Ceremony”)  Starring: Benicio Del Toro, Mathieu Amalric, Gina McKee, Michelle Thrush This one is slightly reminiscent of A Dangerous Method, but this has a lot more to say, and frankly make the… Continue Reading “JIMMY P. [2013]”

AMERICAN HUSTLE [2013] –FUTHER INTO THE ARCHIVES–

Directed by David O. Russell, written by Eric Warren Singer, David O. Russell Starring: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Renner, Jennifer Lawrence, Louis C.K. and Robert De Niro I don’t get excited for movie releases. I’ve not allowed myself to, after so… Continue Reading “AMERICAN HUSTLE [2013] –FUTHER INTO THE ARCHIVES–”

GRAVITY [2013] –DIGGING FROM THE ARCHIVES–

Directed by Alfonso Cuaró, written by Alfonso Cuarón and  Jonás Cuarón Starring George Clooney and Sandra Bullock When I first read about this movie, I laughed. Sandra Bullock and George Clooney in space. A barely existent plot. I decided that I wanted to check it… Continue Reading “GRAVITY [2013] –DIGGING FROM THE ARCHIVES–”

SUNSET AT YANKALILLA

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DEAD SNOW 2: RED VS DEAD [2014]

Director: Tommy Wirkola Starring Vegar Hoel, Ørjan Gamst, Martin Starr, Jocelyn DeBoer, Stig Frode Henriksen, Hallvard Holmen This is truly one of the most absurd, bizarre and hilarious ‘horror’ movies I have ever seen. In fact it doesn’t seem like a horror movie at… Continue Reading “DEAD SNOW 2: RED VS DEAD [2014]”

NIGHTCRAWLER [2014]

Directed and written by Dan Gilroy Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Bill Paxton Despite knowing almost nothing about it, I have been looking forward to seeing this flick for a good half-a-year. The dark atmosphere of it must have drawn me in, as the… Continue Reading “NIGHTCRAWLER [2014]”

THE GUEST [2014]

Directed by Adam Wingard, Written by Simon Barrett Starring: Dan Stevens, Sheila Kelley, Maika Monroe, Brendan Meyer, Leland Orser and Lance Reddick First off, a special shout out to Thy Critic Man who reviewed this flick a few months back and had me itching… Continue Reading “THE GUEST [2014]”

THE SALVATION [2014]

Directed by Kristian Levring, Written by Anders Thomas Jensen and Kristian Levring Starring: Mads Mikkelsen, Eva Green, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Eric Cantona, Mikael Persbrandt, Jonathan Pryce “A Danish western you say? Mads Mikkelsen you say? Well now… How could I say no?!” This is… Continue Reading “THE SALVATION [2014]”

INTERSTELLAR [2014]

Directed by Christopher Nolan, Written by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine, John Lithgow I have never liked Christopher Nolan a whole lot. Memento was fun, and I could relate to it, Insomnia was…. Okay, and… Continue Reading “INTERSTELLAR [2014]”

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