[rating=3]Starring: Vince Vaughn, Jon Favreau, Peter Falk, P. Diddy Director(s): Jon Favreau Writer(s): Jon Favreau
Swingers was one of those movies that I wound up seeing more than a dozen times because the pay-cable channels just loved showing it. Now, they love showing lots of movies, and I don’t constantly tune in for them. But Swingers was funny, and I enjoyed the inside film jokes, as well as the obvious ones.
I was seven years old when I first saw Conan the Barbarian. I was shocked when I learned this, actually. I remember seeing it in the theater, but didn’t realize that I was only seven. Blood, nudity, what on Earth was my father thinking when he took me and my brother to see it?
Starring: Kurt Russell, Kim Cattral, Dennis Dun, James Hong, Victor Wong Director(s): John Carpenter Writer(s): Screenplay by W.D. Richter, Story by Gary Goldman and David Z. Weinstein
[rating=4]When I found out that Carpenter had participated in a DVD release of this film, I had to get my hands on it. Fortunately, the holiday season was friendly for me, and I was given it as a birthday gift from my brother-in-law.
Monsters Ball believe it or not is a love story. It is a story about second chances and never giving up on people not even yourself. A story of how hatred will destroy everything it touches. Monsters Ball is an old English term given to the party that is thrown for the condemned the night before he is executed….
John Q is the story about an everyman John Q. Public if you will. John Q is a man forced with a decision that millions of Americans are forced to make every day. What do you do when your child needs a life-saving operation and your health care provider will not provide that service You have a choice to make. You can either work within the system or you can buck it…