Life

2017 Columbia Pictures/Skydance Media Directed by Daniel Espinosa Produced by David Ellison/Dana Goldberg/Bonnie/Julie Lynn Written by Rhett Reese/Paul Wernick See, it’s a good thing that I let a couple of hours pass by between my seeing a movie and writing a review. Because if I had written a review of LIFE right after coming out […]

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Returned

2015 Creative Genius Films/GVN Releasing/Novus Conten Produced and Directed by Lamont Gant Story by Lamont Gant/Victoria Marie/Marion McCaulsky I’m going to get to the review of RETURNED in a couple of paragraphs, I promise. But I need to go back a bit before I can go forward. There’s a point I’m attempting to make so […]

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Self/Less

2015 Focus Features/Gramercy Pictures Directed by Tarsem Singh Produced by Ram Bergman/Peter Schlessel/James D. Stern Written by David Pastor/Alex Pastor Generally when I go to the movies I plan it out what I’m going to see the day before. My wife and I usually go on a Tuesday because it’s Bargain Day at our favorite […]

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Interstellar

  2014 Syncopy/Lynda Obst Productions/Legendary Pictures/Paramount Pictures/Warner Bros. Directed by Christopher Nolan Produced by Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan and Lynda Obst Written by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan You know how I’m always BMWing about how most Science Fiction Movies made in recent years really aren’t Science Fiction Movies? That they’re actually Action or Horror […]

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Looper

2012 Film District/TriStar Pictures Written and Directed by Rian Johnson Produced by Ram Bergman and James D. Stern It wasn’t until I got back home and was able to look up information on LOOPER that I realized that the director of this movie also wrote and directed “Brick.” Now that really threw me for a loop (sorry, couldn’t resist) […]

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Sunshine

2007 Fox Searchlight Pictures Directed by Danny Boyle Produced by Andrew MacDonald Written by Alex Garland My wife Patricia got turned onto Danny Boyle when she insisted on seeing “28 Days Later” when we were on vacation in Florida.  She loved the movie, mainly because she’s a big fan of Doomsday Movies anyway.  Give her […]

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Real Steel

2011 Touchstone Pictures  Directed by Shawn Levy Produced by Susan Montford and Don Murphy Screenplay by John Gatins Story by Dan Gilroy Based on “Steel” by Richard Matheson Ever since I first saw the trailers for this movie I have refused to call it by its actual name of REAL STEEL.  Far as I was […]

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