The BFG (2016) – Viewed and Reviewed

The BFG (2016) dir. Steven Spielberg written by: Melissa Mathison starring: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton   2.5 out of 4 stars Roald Dahl adaptations tend to have magic behind them; no matter how campy (The Witches), kid friendly (Matilda), ridiculous (Charlie and… Continue Reading

Dramatic Acting Honors 2015

This was a very difficult list to narrow down.  Some of the longlists numbered three times the five I allow.  Let’s see what I chose. My nominees are: The Gentlemen Best Actor in a Leading Role, Drama  Abraham Attah – Beast of… Continue Reading

Viewed and Reviewed: Bridge of Spies (2015)

Bridge of Spies (2015) dir. Steven Spielberg written by: Matt Charman, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen starring: Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Alan Alda, Amy Ryan 3.5 out of 4 stars Movies during the Cold War era do not commonly interest me.  The Man from U.N.C.L.E. certainly… Continue Reading