Tag Archives: 7.5/10

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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Bad Day to Go Fishing- July 16th


Bad Day to Go Fishing (2009) Spanish/English- Drama/Dark Comedy Not Rated Runtime- 100 min. dir. Álvaro Brechner   I find this film very difficult to describe in many ways.  Basically a strongman and a slick trickster go around duping small … 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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The Notebook- June 23rd


The Notebook (2004) English- Romance Rated “PG-13” Runtime- 123 min. dir. Nick Cassavetes   For those of you who are immediately curious as to why I used a non-standard poster for this post, it is because the primary poster is … Continue reading

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Howl- June 17th


Howl (2010) English (Drama) Rated “R” Runtime- 84 min. dir. Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman   If you’re not familiar with it, “Howl” is a poem written in 1955 by Allen Ginsberg that led to an very publicized obscenity trial … Continue reading

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