The Light Between Oceans (2016): Viewed and Reviewed

The Light Between Oceans (2016) dir. Derek Cianfrance written by: Derek Cianfrance     starring: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Rachel Weisz   2.25 out of 4 stars Why is it that I do these things to myself?  I had no interest in reading The… Continue Reading

Viewed and Reviewed: X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) dir. Bryan Singer written by: Bryan Singer, Simon Kinberg, Michael Dougherty, Dan Harris starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Oscar Isaac, Rose Byrne, among others   2.25 out of 4 stars When young, recently ruby-bespectacled Scott Summers a.k.a. Cyclops begins… 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: Steve Jobs (2015)

Steve Jobs (2015) dir. Danny Boyle written by: Aaron Sorkin starring: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogan, Jeff Daniels, Michael Stuhlbarg, Katherine Waterston 3.75 out of 4 stars Capturing the life of an influential individual who has been covered by Walter Isaacson is not… Continue Reading