Monday
Jan022017

Hunt for the Wilderpeople- New Release

...a wonderfully weird, wonderfully feel-goody film that shows the wonderful pleasure of incomplete people coming together for completion.  

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Monday
Jan022017

Sing Street- New Release

...heart abounds in this musically gifted coming of age story and deserves it’s tune to be heard.

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Monday
Jan022017

Don't Think Twice- New Release

...ultimately a mild hit for my heart; laughed with, not at, and appreciated.

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Wednesday
Dec282016

Too Late- New Release

I hope you’re walk into “Too Late” with an empty stomach, because you’re about about to be served a whopping film buffet of awesome.  

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Thursday
Dec222016

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story- New Release

A story that deepens and enriches the Star Wars lore and mythology but so much more importantly, this is a story that holds up on its own.  

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Thursday
Dec222016

Nocturnal Animals- New Release

...carries the feeling of getting lost in a good book where the dialogue jumps off the page, and that page gets closer to your face with each turn.

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Thursday
Dec222016

The Wailing- New Release

“The Wailing (Goksung)” is a daft mixture of Coen brothers dark inept humor, eye scorching gore, and a mystery worth chasing after.

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Thursday
Dec222016

La La Land- New Release

Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling pair up for the third time and better than ever. The two’s natural chemistry is unparalleled in young Hollywood, and they don’t disappoint here.

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Sunday
Dec182016

Manchester by the Sea- New Release

Lonergan’s brilliantly unfolding script and Affleck’s sadness helps to traverse an incredibly deep and profound story.

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Sunday
Dec182016

Moonlight- New Release

Tender and somber among many things, Barry Jenkins “Moonlight” is hard to quantify but easy to qualify as one of 2016’s best films.

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Sunday
Dec182016

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them- New Release

I found it rather charming.  While the spell isn’t cast as deep with this rendition, Beasts has me under enough to keep looking where to find them.

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Thursday
Dec152016

Bad Santa 2- New Release

...it has often been on my wish list for a “Bad Santa” sequel.  Problem was, I forgot to also ask that it would be worth it.

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Thursday
Dec152016

Arrival- New Release

...how cathartic it is for a story to come along that shows immense benefits reaped from such a noble endeavor that is communication.

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Thursday
Dec152016

Hacksaw Ridge- New Release

The story of Desmond Doss at Hacksaw Ridge is a powerful one, the story told by Gibson is a somewhat powerful story.

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Wednesday
Dec142016

Doctor Strange- New Release

“Doctor Strange” is as weird as the formula would allow, and that is high praise.

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Wednesday
Dec142016

Trespass Against Us- New Release

Director Adam Smith’s missed clarity has a way of working for him.  Having Michael Fassbender and Brendan Gleeson as your leads goes a long ways to alleviate those certain faults.

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Thursday
Nov172016

The Accountant- New Rlease

“The Accountant” definitely is no John Wick but if there’s a franchise a brewing, then count me in.

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Thursday
Nov172016

Birth of a Nation- New Release



While this topic is noble and very important, Parker’s “Birth of a Nation” simply just isn’t that well made of a film.

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Thursday
Nov172016

Queen of Katwe- New Release

it’s the tremendous work of David Oyelowo and Lupita Nyong'o  that take you past the cliches and transcend them.  

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Friday
Oct072016

The Beatles: Eight Days a Week- The Touring Years- New Release

..this could have been a vote for Donald Trump 2016 advertisement and just mostly played Beatles rocking out in concert, and I would have still thought it was a good film.

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