Tag Archives: david oyelowo

Queen of Katwe (2016)

Director: Mira Nair Writer: William Wheeler (Based on the book by Tim Crothers) Advertisements

Posted in Drama, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Last King of Scotland (2006)

Director: Kevin Macdonald Writer: Peter Morgan and Jeremy Brock (Based on the novel by Giles Foden)

Posted in Drama | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Most Violent Year (2014)

Director: J.C. Chandor Writer: J.C. Chandor I thought this was excellent.  A more low key gangster movie than we are probably used to but anchored by solid direction and great performances.  Oscar Isaac is quickly becoming one of my favorite … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Drama, Thriller | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Selma (2014)

Director: Ava DuVernay Writer: Paul Webb Excellent!  One of the best of 2014.

Posted in Drama | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Interstellar (2014)

Director: Christopher Nolan Writers: Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan While I did have some issues with this I had a good time at the movies overall.  I loved the ambition and scope.  I saw this in IMAX and it is … Continue reading

Posted in Drama, Science Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

Director: Rupert Wyatt Writers: Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver

Posted in Action, Drama, Review, Science Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Red Tails (2012)

Director: Anthony Hemingway Writers: John Ridley and Aaron McGruder (Story by John Ridley) (Based on the book “Red Tails, Black Wings: The Men of America’s Black Air Force” by John B. Holway) A real missed opportunity.  The air battle scenes … Continue reading

Posted in Action, Drama, War | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment