Tag Archives: dark comedy

Chaplin- September 20th


Chaplin (1992) English- Biopic Rated “PG-13” Runtime- 145 min dir. Richard Attenborough   This one has been on my imaginary “To watch:” list since I first got Netflix. Definitely worth getting around to. Story/Writing: 1.5/2 Not too much to be … Continue reading

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Harold and Maude- September 16th


Harold and Maude (1971) English- Drama/Dark Comedy Rated “PG” Runtime- 91 min dir. Hal Ashby   I’m still not sure that I completely understand this movie. Although it is strange and inventive, the true spirit of the movie becomes a … Continue reading

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Rise of the Planet of the Apes- September 14th


Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) English- Science Fiction Rated “PG-13” Runtime- 105 min. dir. Rupert Wyatt   Now this is a real Planet of the Apes movie/prequel/reboot flick! Story/Writing: 1.5/2 It turns out that James Franco, masquerading as a … Continue reading

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The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford- September 10th


The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007) English- Western Rated “R” Runtime- 159 min. dir. Andrew Dominik   Don’t worry, the movie is almost as long and wordy as the title. j/k lol Story/Writing: 2/2 A … Continue reading

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Hanna- September 9th


Hanna (2011) English- Action/Adventure Rated “PG-13” Runtime- 111 min. dir. Joe Wright   With few exceptions, everything in this movie floored me with its intensity. So there are parts of this review that get a little nit-picky, just see the … Continue reading

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