• Defendor, Contagion (83/38)

    by  • 2/7/2012 • film • 0 Comments

    DEFENDOR – I’m not a big Woody Harrelson fan, but there’s something great about his portrayal of Defendor. It’s described as a dark comedy, but there’s nothing that I’d consider traditionally funny here – this is a tragedy in every sense. This dim man child tries to track down his nemesis, Captain Industry, who stole […]

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    Chinese movie update (509/298)

    by  • 10/25/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    During our trip to China (October 12-24) I didn’t really track the when and where of each of these films; many were on the flights, some were during hotel downtime. Most of these 22 films were during the over 40 hours of airport and flight time we had during our travels. Thankfully, Cathay Pacific had […]

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    True Grit (58/35)

    by  • 2/4/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    TRUE GRIT (AMC) – I think that I could watch this film a couple more times, and I’ll definitely watch the John Wayne version as well where 24 hours previously I wouldn’t have thought about doing so. Westerns aren’t usually a big draw for me, but this one is written and acted so well. I […]

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