• Hurt Locker (98/47)

    by  • 2/16/2012 • film • 0 Comments

    HURT LOCKER – I found this a bit less impressive than I’d expected, given the Oscars it won. Over-rated, with characters that just don’t mean anything; to each other or the viewer.

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    The Great Dictator (542/319)

    by  • 11/15/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    THE GREAT DICTATOR – This is the first Charlie Chaplin feature I’ve seen, and it’s his big fascist comedy and it’s not a silent film. It’s a bit of an unwitting ‘Prince and the Pauper’ as the Jewish barber accidentally takes the place of the fascist dictator with the tiny little moustache. With one moving […]

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    Wrecked, Passchendaele (422/246)

    by  • 9/3/2011 • movies • 0 Comments

    WRECKED (Netflix) – A man (Adrien Brody) wakes up in a car, hurt, and unable to remember how he got where he is. Slowly memories and people come back to him, but who are these faces, and did he do something bad? False memories and hallucinations make things harder to pick out for the viewer […]

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