Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Rebound- July 23rd


The Rebound (2009) English- Romantic Comedy Rated “R” Runtime- 94 min. dir. Bart Freundlich   I’m not completely sure where this choice came from.  I think that I just saw a rom-com with mildly-talented actors that had received pretty low … Continue reading

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The Lincoln Lawyer- July 22nd


The Lincoln Lawyer (2011) English- Crime/Courtroom Drama Rated “R” Runtime- 118 min. dir. Brad Furman   I wouldn’t say that Matthew McConaughey is a bad actor.  Overrated, perhaps, maybe even just badly cast, but not bad.  The Lincoln Lawyer would … Continue reading

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Rock Slyde- July 21st


Rock Slyde (2009) English- Comedy Not Rated Runtime- 86 min. dir. Chris Dowling   Patrick Warburton is on the cover.  ‘Nuff said. Story/Writing: 1/2 A very clear indie feel is prevalent throughout, but not too overbearing.  Warburton plays the hard-headed … Continue reading

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Downfall- July 20th


Downfall (2004) German- War Drama… about Hitler Rated “R” Runtime- 155 min. dir. Oliver Hirschbiegel   In case you don’t know, this Academy award nominated film is most famous for the YouTube sensation of “Hitler finds out…” videos.  Apart from … Continue reading

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Babel- July 19th


Babel (2006) English/Spanish/Japanese/Arabic/French/ Japanese Sign Language/Berber- Drama Rated “R” Runtime- 143 min. dir. Alejandro González Iñárritu   Unbeknownst to me, this film is part of a “Death Trilogy” by the director.  This trilogy of movies includes 21 Grams, a film I previously … Continue reading

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