Monthly Archives: July 2012

Koyaanisqatsi: Life Out of Balance- July 9th


Koyaanisqatsi: Life Out of Balance (1982) Hopi- Tone Poem? Not Rated Runtime- 86 min. dir. Godfrey Reggio    Okay, so I knew this movie was going to be kind of weird, but I probably should have read the description a … Continue reading

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The Gate- July 8th


The Gate (1987) English- Horror Rated “PG-13” Runtime- 85 min. dir. Tibor Takács   I never really understood the idea of centering a horror movie around a child or prepubescent protagonist.  I have two main arguments against it.  My first … Continue reading

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Goon- July 7th


Goon (2011) English (Canadian)- Comedy Rated “R” Runtime- 92 min. dir. Michael Dowse   I picked this as a replacement, although I can’t remember what it was substituting for, or why it intrigued me so much.  It was a pretty … Continue reading

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Band Baaja Baaraat- July 6th


Band Baaja Baaraat (2010) Hindi/English- Romantic Comedy Not Rated Runtime- 139 min. dir. Maneesh Sharma   Finally found a Bollywood flick that didn’t seem too off-the-wall, but it ended up kinda strange anyway. Story/Writing: 1.5/2 The character development is pretty … Continue reading

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Saint John of Las Vegas- July 5th


Saint John of Las Vegas (2009) English- Dramedy Rated “R” Runtime- 84 min. dir. Hue Rhodes   A fun little independent treat, this movie was quite the surprise in a number of ways. Story/Writing: 1/2 The jokes don’t always hit, … Continue reading

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