Tag Archives: gary goetzman

Charlie Wilson’s War (2007)

Director: Mike Nichols Writer: Aaron Sorkin (Based on the book “Charlie Wilson’s War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History” by George Crile) Mike Nichols’s final film. OK but really saved by Hoffman’s supporting performance. Miss him … Continue reading

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Stop Making Sense (1984)

Director: Jonathan Demme Writers: Talking Heads & Jonathan Demme One of my favorites!

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The Polar Express (2004)

Director: Robert Zemeckis Writers: Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles Jr. (Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg)

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Devil in a Blue Dress (1995)

Director: Carl Franklin Writer: Carl Franklin (Based on the book by Walter Mosley) Very good!

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Greyhound (2020)

Director: Aaron Schneider Writer: Tom Hanks (Based on the novel “The Good Shepherd” by C.S. Forester) Pretty solid! A no bullshit 80 minute naval action movie starring America’s Dad.

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Miami Blues (1990)

Director: George Armitage Writer: George Armitage (Based on the novel by Charles Willeford A weird nasty little dark comedy I wasn’t really familiar with before watching it.  Alex Baldwin plays a recently release convict who descends on Miami, Florida and … Continue reading

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