THE 33 (Movie Review)

My review of The 33 (click here), at, about the real-life story of the 2010 Chilean mine collapse and the heroes that emerged. **1/2 out of **** Rated PG-13 for a disaster sequence and some language Released: November 13, 2015 Runtime: 120 minutes Directed by: Patricia Riggen Starring: Antonio Banderas, Juliette Binoche, Gabriel Byrne, Lou Diamond Phillips, Rodrigo [...]

SUFFRAGETTE (Movie Review)

*** out of **** Rated PG-13 for some intense violence, thematic elements, brief strong language, and brief partial nudity Released: October 23, 2015
 limited; expands November 13 Runtime: 106 minutes Directed by: Sarah Gavron Starring: Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, Brendan Gleeson, Anne-Marie Duff, Ben Whishaw, Meryl Streep Suffragette is an Honorable Mention on my Top Ten List for 2015 One [...]

SICARIO (Movie Review)

***1/2 out of **** Rated R for strong violence, grisly images, 
and language Released: October 2, 2015 Runtime: 121 minutes Directed by: Denis Villeneuve Starring: Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin, Victor Garber, Jon Bernthal, Daniel Kaluuya, Maximiliano Hernández, Jeffrey Donovan Sicario is ranked #11 in the Honorable Mention section of my Top Ten List for 2015 Sicario is a procedural [...]

First Look Pictures of Harry Potter Prequel (IMAGES)

The first eight images of the new Harry Potter prequel have debuted. Entertainment Weekly posted exclusive photos from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the new Potterverse saga - based on the J.K. Rowling book - set in New York City 70 years before Harry's adventures. The screenplay was adapted by Rowling herself, and the film - the first [...]

THE FORCE AWAKENS Character Posters Revealed…Minus One Notable Exception

Once again, Luke Skywalker is nowhere to be seen. One-sheet character posters have become marketing staples for the biggest Hollywood franchises, and Star Wars: The Force Awakens has finally dropped theirs. Four of the five - Han Solo, Kylo Ren, Rey, and Finn - show each character brandishing their weapon of choice, while Princess (Queen?) Leia is the only [...]