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… Continue reading

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… Continue reading

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… Continue reading

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… Continue reading

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… Continue reading

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… Continue reading

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… Continue reading

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… Continue reading

A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES [2014]

Directed by Scott Frank, Written by Scott Frank (screenplay), Lawrence Block (novel)   Starring: Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, David Harbour, Adam David Thompson I must admit, while I am obviously aware of him,… Continue reading