Tag Archives: dysfunctional family

Igbo Goes Down (2002)

Director: Burr Steers Writer: Burr Steers Advertisements

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Peep World (2011)

Director: Barry W. Blaustein Writer: Peter Himmelstein

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Spanking the Monkey (1994)

Director: David O. Russell Writer: David O. Russell

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2 Days in New York (2012)

Director: Julie Delpy Writers: Julie Delpy & Alexia Landeau (Story by Julie Delpy, Alexia Landeau, & Alex Nahon)

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Margot at the Wedding (2007)

Director: Noah Baumbach Writer: Noah Baumbach This grew on my.  I saw it when it came out years ago but watching it a second time I liked it more.  Like Wes Anderson but mean instead of whimsical.  I can definitely … Continue reading

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Purple Rain (1984)

Director: Albert Magnoli Writers: William Blinn & Albert Magnoli Torque? Both Ghost Riders? Purple Rain?  Really into motorcycles right now I guess. Anyway so this is the movie with Prince in it.  He plays The Kid.  A local music act … Continue reading

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Mother (1996)

Director: Albert Brooks Writers: Albert Brooks & Monica Johnson Not the strongest of Brooks’s filmography but any Brooks is way better than most comedies in my opinion. The overbearing neurotic Jewish mother/son relationship is a staple of comedy.  It has … Continue reading

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