The Hollars (2016)

Director: John Krasinski Starring: Sharlto Copley, Charlie Day, Richard Jenkins, Anna Kendrick, John Krasinski, Margo Martindale American movie-goers and sitcom fans love a good dysfunctional family. It makes for some great humor, occasionally an emotionally satisfying confrontation of the family’s issues, and above all, lets the audience feel better about their own familial turmoil. “The Hollars” … More The Hollars (2016)

Sunshine Blogger Award

I’m so very excited to announce that I’ve been nominated for a Sunshine Blogger Award, by the incredible Martin of Through the Silver Screen. If you don’t already do so, be sure to check out and follow his blog, especially if you’re a film fan! The Sunshine Blogger Award is a chain-letter project designed to … More Sunshine Blogger Award

War Dogs (2016)

Director: Todd Phillips Starring: Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Ana de Armas No summer is complete without at least one good buddy comedy, and this year we’ve seen a myriad of films battling out to be the best of the season: “The Nice Guys”, “Neighbors 2”, and “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates”, to name a few. … More War Dogs (2016)

An Entanglement (2015) – Short Film

Director: Dylan Sanford Starring: Shiri Appleby, Sean Bell, Gary Wolf Synopsis: “When a strange man (Sean Bell) approaches Violet (Shiri Appleby) in a conspicuously public place, he makes a shocking reveal: he has been hired by her seemingly loving husband, Rick (Gary Wolf) to murder her. But the man offers Violet an alternative: pay double the … More An Entanglement (2015) – Short Film

Why “Bad Moms” is not a Feminist Film

“In this new comedy from the grateful husbands and devoted fathers who wrote “The Hangover”, Amy [Mila Kunis] has a seemingly perfect life – a great marriage, over-achieving kids, beautiful home and a career. However she’s over-worked, over-committed and exhausted to the point that she’s about to snap. Fed up, she joins forces with two … More Why “Bad Moms” is not a Feminist Film

Coming Soon: My Watchlist for August 2016

August is traditionally a dead month as far as movies are concerned, but this year seems to be an exception. I’m actually really looking forward to this month in film, so bring on the movies: “Suicide Squad” Synopsis: “It feels good to be bad…Assemble a team of the world’s most dangerous, incarcerated Super Villains, provide … More Coming Soon: My Watchlist for August 2016

Ghostbusters (2016)

Director: Paul Feig Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, Charles Dance, Michael Kenneth Williams, Chris Hemsworth In 1998, an American made “Godzilla” film was released – and despite critics’ utter loathing of it, the film ultimately grossed $379 million. Most importantly, nobody acted like it was the end of the world. In 2016, … More Ghostbusters (2016)