Comedy and Musical: The Actors 2015

I’m realizing quickly that my favorite comedies aren’t always what one would find hilarious.  Last year was topped by old age, abortion, suicide, Wes Anderson, and Birdman.  This year, a little on the lighter side, has some fine performances from a wide… Continue Reading

Viewed and Reviewed: The Good Dinosaur (2015)

The Good Dinosaur (2015) dir. Peter Sohn written by: Meg LeFauve starring: Raymond Ochoa, Jack Bright, Jeffrey Wright, Frances McDormand, Sam Elliott 3.25 out of 4 stars This year, for the first time, Pixar, the animation giants that have delivered such greats as Finding… Continue Reading

Viewed and Reviewed: Grandma (2015)

Grandma (2015) dir. Chris Weitz written by: Chris Weitz starring: Lily Tomlin, Julia Garner, Marcia Gay Harden, Judy Greer, Sam Elliott, Laverne Cox, Elizabeth Pena 3.25 out of 4 stars News from Sundance this past year was highly promising.  As a US film festival,… Continue Reading

Viewed and Reviewed: I’ll See You In My Dreams (2015)

I’ll See You In My Dreams (2015) dir. Brett Haley written by: Marc Basch, Brett Haley starring: Blythe Danner, Martin Starr, Sam Elliott, Rhea Perlman, June Squibb, Mary Kay Place 3.25 out of 4 stars I’m starting to believe that the love lives… Continue Reading