The Legend of Tarzan

2016 Village Roadshow Pictures/RatPac Entertainment/Warner Bros. Pictures Directed by David Yates Produced by Jerry Wentraub/David Barron/Mike Richardson Written by Adam Cozad/Craig Brewer Based on the character “Tarzan” created by Edgar Rice Burroughs Before I get into the review of THE LEGEND OF TARZAN, a bit of personal history. Some of you have heard this story […]

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Django Unchained

2012 Written and Directed by Quentin Tarantino Produced by Reginald Hudlin, Stacy Sher and Pilar Savone At the end of the day after we’ve finally put to bed all the complaints about Quentin Tarantino’s use of the word ‘nigger’, the stylized ultra-violence and placing the story of DJANGO UNCHAINED in the pre-Civil War, slavery infested […]

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Carnage

2012 Sony Film Classics Directed by Roman Polanski Produced by Said Ben Said Screenplay by Roman Polanski and Yasmina Reza Based on the play “God of Carnage” by Yasmina Reza  When the end credits of CARNAGE scrolled on the screen I was reminded of one of my favorite quotes from the animated movie “The Point” […]

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