Outstanding Acting of 2017

There have been some exceptional performances well worth recognizing for their character, nuance and heart. My nominees are: The Leading Gentlemen Best Actor in a Leading Role Nahuel Pérez Biscayart – BPM (Beats Per Minute) (“Sean Dalmazo”) Emotional heft is… Continue Reading

Miss Sloane (2016): Movie Review

Miss Sloane (2016) dir. John Madden written by: Jonathan Perera starring: Jessica Chastain, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Alison Pill, Michael Stuhlbarg, Mark Strong, Sam Waterson, John Lithgow       3 out of 4 stars Having your screenplay plucked from the “Hollywood Black List,” an… Continue Reading

Viewed and Reviewed: Trumbo (2015)

Trumbo (2015) dir. Jay Roach written by: John McNamara starring: Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane, Louis CK, Helen Mirren, John Goodman, Michael Stuhlbarg, Elle Fanning   2  out of 4 stars Bryan Cranston is a huge name.  Before he cooked all the meth and won… 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