Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Company Men (2010)

Director: John Wells Writer: John Wells

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

Director: Peter Jackson Writers: Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson, & Guillermo del Toro (Based on the novel “The Hobbit” by J.R.R. Tolkien)

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The Possession (2012)

Director: Ole Bornedal Writers: Juliet Snowden & Stiles White (Based on the article “Jinx in a Box” by Leslie Gornstein) Some creepy imagery aside the only thing that The Possession does differently than the countless other possession/exorcism movies is it … Continue reading

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Singin’ in the Rain (1952)

Directors: Stanley Donen & Gene Kelly Writers: Adolph Green and Betty Comden A classic!  I don’t think this is my favorite musical or anything but it is a pure delight.  This was my first time watching it on the new … Continue reading

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The Departed (2006)

Director: Martin Scorsese Writer: William Monahan (Based on the screenplay Mou gaan dou by Alan Mak and Felix Chong) I love this movie!  Everyone involved is on their A game and even at 2 1/2 hours the thing moves quicker … Continue reading

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For a Good Time, Call… (2012)

Director: Jamie Travis Writers: Lauren Miller & Katie Anne Naylon A well intentioned movie that just lacks any real laughs beyond girls fake moaning.  I like the leads and I like the tone, there is just an overall earnest and … Continue reading

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End of Watch (2012)

Director: David Ayer Writer: David Ayer Very intense and very reminiscent of Training Day which makes sense because Ayer also wrote that film.  Gyllenhaal and Pena shine as Los Angeles cops dealing with one of the shittiest areas in the … Continue reading

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