Tag Archives: art house

Sherlock Jr. (1924)

Director: Buster Keaton Writers: Jean C, Havez & Joseph A. Mitchell and Clyde Bruckman

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American Animal (2011)

Director: Matt D’Elia Writer: Matt D’Elia Not sure about this one overall but there are things in this movie and a message behind it that I did like. D’Elia stars, and also writes and directs, as a young man with … Continue reading

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The Girlfriend Experience (2009)

Director: Steven Soderbergh Writers: David Levien & Brian Koppelman Solid Soderbergh art house deviation.  One of those movies he made in between the big ones.  I love his career and that he takes time to do these, doesn’t really matter … Continue reading

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Bicycle Thieves (1948)

Director: Vittorio De Sica Writers: Cesare Zavattini, Suso D’Amico, Vittorio De Sica, Oreste Biancoli, Adolfo Franci, & Gerardo Guerrieri (Based on a novel by Luigi Bartolini) Very good!  Simple but effective.  Surprised at the amount of credited writers.  Pee Wee’s … Continue reading

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Elena (2011)

Director: Andrei Zvyagintsev Writer: Oleg Negin Elena is a different kind of thriller than you might be used to.  It isn’t playing at your local multiplex, in fact as of writing this it is only playing in 7 theatres in … Continue reading

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Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (2000)

Director: Jim Jarmusch Writer: Jim Jarmusch I try and try to get into Jarmusch but his movies just seem to be trying way to hard. This one features old mobster guys dancing and rapping while Whitaker plays an assassin who … Continue reading

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Headhunters (2012)

Director: Morten Tyldum Writers: Lars Gudmestad and Ulf Ryberg (Based on a novel by Jo Nesbo) http://everyonequestion.com/headhunters-review Headhunters is an entertaining enough foreign import that I wish had excited me more than it ending up doing.  Don’t get me wrong … Continue reading

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