Film
moneyball
Film
Oct 11, 2011

MONEYBALL

Moneyball, based on Michael Lewis’ nonfiction bestseller Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game is the story of the Oakland A’s general manager Billy Beane (Brad…read more >

drive
Film
Oct 3, 2011

DRIVE: LARS AND THE ASPHALT JUNGLE

When I hear rumblings that a new film has restored a classic genre for a new audience I say, ‘Whoa, pump your brakes, put it…read more >

takeshelter
Film
Oct 3, 2011

TAKE SHELTER- A FORCE OF NATURE

I get to the movies about every other month or so, despite my passion for them. This is due mostly to my wonderful child and…read more >

killerelite
Film, Interviews
Sep 27, 2011

KILLER ELITE’S ADEWALE AKINNUOYE-AGBAJE

We caught up for a Q & A with Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje who stars in Killer Elite, opening this weekend, alongside Robert De Niro, Jason Statham, Clive…read more >

thedebt
Film
Sep 9, 2011

THE DEBT DELIVERS

The Debt, a drama-thriller directed by John Madden and co-written by Matthew Vaughan, Jane Goldman and Peter Straughan, is a remake of the 2007 Israeli…read more >

contagion
Film
Sep 9, 2011

CONTAGION

I’ve had this infection on my ankle that has flared up on and off for the past month. After several cycles through the healthcare system,…read more >

musicneverstopped
Film
Aug 30, 2011

GRATEFUL FOR THE DEAD

One of the forgotten films of 2011 is a moving little picture by Jim Kohlberg and based on the Oliver Sacks essay “The Last Hippie.”…read more >

ouridiotbrother
Film
Aug 29, 2011

OUR IDIOT BROTHER

Yeah, yeah; it didn’t pull in much box office cash this opening weekend, but that should not deter the bright, conscious over-25er from spending 90…read more >

thehelp
Film
Aug 24, 2011

THE HELP

The theater lights dim and we enter Jackson, Mississippi, the 1960’s. Certainly no place to be if you were African American. Segregation is the norm…read more >

conan
Film
Aug 19, 2011

CONAN, THE HUMANITARIAN?

“To crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentations of their women”, were Arnold Schwarzenegger’s first words when asked about…read more >