Directed by: Tate Taylor Written by: Erin Cressida Wilson (screenplay) – based on the novel by Paula Hawkins Cast: Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Rebecca Ferguson, Justin Theroux, Luke Evans The Josh chop: I’ve always wanted to like Emily Blunt, but in most of the roles I’ve seen her in I felt like she was over […]
Rude, crude, and socially unacceptable. Directed by: Ben Falcone Written by: Ben Falcone, Melissa McCarthy, Steve Mallory Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Bell, Ella Anderson, Peter Dinklage Swift shot: Look, I am not gonna lie. I have been excited about this film since I saw the Girl Scout rumble in the previews. That, alone, was worth the price of admission. […]
The characters were not compelling, the drama was less than intense, even when something dramatic was happening, it felt . . . silly. I kept waiting for something interesting to happen. Granted, there is one murder in the film, and then as a reward, the murderer gorges on donuts.
Renoir is about the famous artist’s last years, living and still painting in the French Riviera. Set in 1915, Renoir uses the entrance of ingenue Andree as a new model to the Patron.
“Are you willing to pay the price your freedom will cost?” Swift shot: My four year old son was enthralled, a word he doesn’t even know yet, but he was. He barely moved from the front of his seat and neither did his father. But, this wasn’t a film for fathers and sons, it was […]