• Wild Target, Four Lions, Monsters (375/219)

    by  • 8/7/2011 • film, movies • 0 Comments

    WILD TARGET (Netflix) – A hired assassin takes on a job to kill a thief who defrauds a man with more money than sense. For the first time in his long career, the assassin (Bill Nighy) botches the job completely. He falls in love with his victim. It’s a bit of a farce, but enjoyable […]

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    Cowboys and Aliens (357/210)

    by  • 7/29/2011 • movies • 0 Comments

    COWBOYS AND ALIENS (Carlton) – I was talking to one of the guys who works at the Carlton and found out the secret behind why I’ve seen the COWBOYS AND ALIENS trailer so many times; a plot by the Carlton’s projectionist. Apparently he was taking the opportunity to play the trailer as often as possible […]

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    Defiance (121/76)

    by  • 3/17/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    DEFIANCE (Netflix) – Brothers, Russian Jews, take to the forest when the Nazis come to Belarus and start to gather up their people. They seem to keep attracting others to their group, and establish something of a small city in the forest, doing whatever they need to in order to survive. Daniel Craig and Liev […]

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    The Road, Matrix, Matrix Reloaded (79/50)

    by  • 2/19/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    THE ROAD (iTunes) – I bought this one during the big iTunes year-end / Christmas sale. Not seeing this as taking over from more traditional holiday films. A post-apocalyptic scrounge-and-walk film. THE MATRIX (DVD) – I haven’t watched this since the first abysmal DVD release with the compression issues. BluRay. All the difference. I may […]

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    The Tourist (12/5)

    by  • 1/5/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    Okay, a bit of playing with next week’s TIFF Lightbox schedule, and I have A Plan. Actually, I have both A Plan and a TIFF Lightbox membership. What I was calling tagging as CarltonMovieMonth on Twitter is going to become just MovieMonth. I’d call it MovieMonthMostlyAtCarltonButAtLightboxOrSomethingPendingShittyMoviesScheduledAtCarlton but that would really cut in to the length […]

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