Winter in Wartime

Along with A Better Life, which I recently reviewed, I dare say that you won’t find a more emotionally powerful film this year than Winter in Wartime.

A Better Life

Director Chris Weitz’ A Better Life is an extraordinary film on multiple levels. As brilliantly acted as it is politically relevant to our times, it is a movie that forces the viewer to… Continue reading

Bad Teacher

“Bad Teacher” is simply bad, and that ain’t good. Furthermore, it may qualify as the worst movie of the year, and that is not an exaggeration.

Horrible Bosses

Horrible Bosses was a delicious surprise. I went half expecting some semi-entertaining Hangover knockoff, and was delightfully stunned at how truly funny this film is at its core.

Thor

Recommended if not expecting much.

Transformers: Dark of the Moon 3-D

Recommended for 16 year old boys and recovering crack addicts.

Betty

The Indianapolis Star Dear Editor: Monica held her tiny little eight and a half pound body close to her, fighting sobs as Dr. Rader gently applied the sedative. Tears running unashamedly down my… Continue reading

Potiche

Recommended if you don’t have a chemical imbalance caused by sub-titles.

Rango Revisited

To quote one of my favorite lines from the almost forgotten animated film Flushed Away (2006), “I seen (sic) my opportunity and I took it.” In this case, I am speaking of taking… Continue reading