Top 25 of 2015

2015 was one hell of a year: So many good movies, so many good life moves, over 52000 words written, 53 twitter followers (@OutToTheMovies), and 3 legitimate comments!  I’ve loved getting to write all my billions of movie related thoughts that… Continue Reading

Comedy and Musical: Directing & Writing 2015

Let us find my picks for the writers and directors of the comedies for this year. My nominees are: Best Director, Comedy and Musical     The Diary of a Teenage Girl dir. Marielle Heller  Grandma dir. Paul Weitz Inside Out dir. Pete… Continue Reading

Best Picture (Comedy/Musical) 2015

The comedies the Academy picked this year aren’t quite what I chose for my top ones (in fact, spoiler alert, neither of them broke my top 25).  Here’s what did! My nominees are: Best Picture, Comedy/Musical The Diary of a Teenage… Continue Reading

Viewed and Reviewed: The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015) dir. Marielle Heller written by: Marielle Heller starring: Bel Powley, Alexander Skarsgard, Kristen Wiig, Christopher Meloni 3.5 out of 4 stars Book to movie adaptations have provided too many hours of contemplation since the beginning of… Continue Reading