Tag Archives: drama

42 – Review

Posted on 12. Apr, 2013 by .

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Well, Baseball season is finally here (Go Cardinals!). So, lets get this season in movies started out with a baseball movie. 42 is the story of Jackie Robinson. Harrison Ford plays Branch Rickey, General Manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers. He gets the idea that he wants to “break the color barrier” by signing the first […]

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House of Cards – TV Review

Posted on 22. Feb, 2013 by .

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Well, after 13 hours of viewing, I’m finally finished watching the Netflix exclusive, “House of Cards”. House of Cards stars Kevin Spacey as House Majority Whip, Frank Underwood.  A new president, Garret Walker has just been elected.  Unfortunately for Frank, he has been passed over for Secretary of State.  Walker claims that he needs Frank […]

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Warm Bodies – Review

Posted on 01. Feb, 2013 by .

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Warm Bodies is about a post-apocalyptic time. Corpses walk freely and feed on humans. We’ve seen this before. But, now we have another type walking dead called boneys. Boneys are basically a walking corpse, that eventually over time lose all their skin until they look like a walking skeleton. Boneys only feed on humans, they […]

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Les Misérables – Review

Posted on 26. Dec, 2012 by .

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This was the story about Jean Valgean (Hugh Jackman) who serves a 19 year sentence as a galley slave for stealing a loaf of bread and he had no public defender. After being released and put on probation for life he escapes and creates a new life for him self trying to conceal himself from […]

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Trouble with the Curve – Review

Posted on 21. Sep, 2012 by .

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Gus Lobel ( Clint Eastwood) is an aging baseball scout for the Atlanta Braves. He is losing his eye sight without the knowledge of his bosses. He needs the help of his daughter Mickey Lobel ( Amy Adams ) to join him to review this new hitter that the Atlanta Braves wish to draft. Along […]

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Revolution – TV review (Fall Preview)

Posted on 06. Sep, 2012 by .

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Revolution is a new show on NBC this fall. It is about the “blackout”. In other words, all electricity, engines, batteries, etc. do not work. Before the blackout, we see a man totally aware that the blackout is coming. He downloads a mysterious program to a usb drive and plugs it into a medallion. The […]

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The Odd Life of Timothy Green – Review

Posted on 15. Aug, 2012 by .

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This is a story of a happy couple Cindy Green (Jennifer Garner) and Jim Green (Joel Edgerton) who wanted to have a child but were not able to. The story starts were Cindy and Jim are at the adoption agency trying to convince the authorities their competency of being parents by telling the story of […]

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Red Tails – Review

Posted on 20. Jan, 2012 by .

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Red Tails is about the Tuskegee Airmen in World War II. Cuba Gooding Jr plays Major Emanuelle Stance who leads a group of pilots. The airmen consisting of Lightning (David Oyelowo), Junior (Tristan Wilds), Smokey (Ne-Yo), Joker (Elijah Kelley), and the rest are underfunded and under appreciated. Since they are African American, they aren’t given […]

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The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo – Review

Posted on 22. Dec, 2011 by .

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In short, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo tells the story of two researchers that come from very different walks of life, who after a series of strange and surprising events, come to work with one another on a single project. They develop a working relationship, with benefits, and end up solving a mystery that […]

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The Ides of March – Review

Posted on 07. Oct, 2011 by .

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This film has a very solid cast of actors including: Ryan Gosling, George Clooney, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Paul Giamatti, Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood, and Jeffrey Wright. This movie is also the fourth film directed by George Clooney and his best so far in my opinion! The Ides of March is a film about dirty […]

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