‘Sicario’ hits it out of the ballpark
Bleak. Gritty. Raw. Realistic. Gripping. There are at least two dozen adjectives that can be properly applied to describe Sicario, the latest film from Denis Villeneuve.
Emily Blunt shines in ‘Arthur Newman’, but film does not
First-feature director Dante Ariola sets an almost glacial pace at the outset and it doesn’t really improve as the film progresses.
‘Looper’ takes time travel and body disposal for a loop
Rian Johnson is a talented filmmaker and ‘Looper’ is a fine third effort, but Bruce Willis seems to put in little effort.
‘Your Sister’s Sister’ has improvised charm
Iris is Jacks best friend. Iris dated Tom. Tom was Jacks brother but hes dead and Jack is not dealing well with his loss. Hannah is Iris sister. She is not dealing well with the end of her 7 year love. Jack meets Hannah.
‘The Five-Year Engagement’ desperately needs more laughs
Jason Segel and Emily Blunt are a couple who are in love but cant seem to get to the altar.
Meryl Streep is hell on heels in ‘The Devil Wears Prada’
The Devil Wears Prada, starring Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway, with Stanley Tucci and Emily Blount in strong supporting roles, is from an acclaimed novel by Lauren Weisberger which I have not read. The good news is that you do … Read more