Sicario (2015)

This was not a fun movie. I’ll admit right from the first ads I saw on tv, I wanted to see this one because I have a crush on both Emily Blunt and Benicio del Toro. And I also love movies with a strong female protagonist see Zero Dark Thirty. I liked that one because […]

Batman Begins (2005)

Like most things in my life, we never do things by half measures and nothing could be more true than my current fixation with Batman, or as I like to call him, Christian Bale, the best Batman ever. Bale starred in Batman Begins, the first in a trilogy directed by Christopher Nolan followed by Dark Knight […]

The Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

What a treat to find Gary Oldman and Alan Rickman in the robes of Harry Potter The Prisoner of Azkaban. This third installation of the J.K. Rowling series might be the best of the first three, especially with the children growing up into their adolescent selves and watching their chemistry on-screen blossom. I remember reading […]

Jack and the Beanstalk (2013)

The cast is pretty special with Stanley Tucci, Ewan McGregor and Nicolas Hoult, but this strange little fairy tale at times feels more like an episode of Lost than a story about a beanstalk. There’s the damsel in distress, so like Evangeline Lilly, and Hoult very like Matthew Fox. This strange world of CGI sets and […]

Movie review of the Revenant

I wish I could say I walked out of the theatre with a look of wonder in my eyes. With that feeling that the Leo Dicaprio from the Titanic was back. He was a boy I fell in love with about 20 years ago and I haven’t seen him since. Where did he go? I […]