“Trumbo” Film Review

It’s kind of a shame that Trumbo didn’t receive more audience praise last year.  The film is an entertaining film with an excellent performance from Bryan Cranston.  It’s sad that the studios didn’t do a better job of advertising it. Based on a true story, the film also stars some top notch actors/actresses like Helen Mirren, Diane Lane, John Goodman, Michael Stuhlbarg, Louis C.K. and … Continue reading “Trumbo” Film Review

“Furious 7” Film Review

The Fast and the Furious series continues to go on and on, even after the death of Paul Walker. Furious 7 is Walker’s last Fast and the Furious film, and the ending is emotional.  Though overly long, the film still has the fun fast-paced scenes with returning actors that fans have grown to love.  This includes Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson and more. … Continue reading “Furious 7” Film Review

“Truth” Film Review

If 2015 films couldn’t get any better for Cate Blanchett… Truth, from director and writer James Vanderbilt (Zodiac, The Amazing Spider-Man) features an almost career best performance for Cate Blanchett.  The rest of the cast does well, as well, but the screenplay could have used a little bit of rework to make this picture really take off.  Personally, I think Blanchett should have been nominated for … Continue reading “Truth” Film Review

“Hail, Caesar!” Film Review

I honestly haven’t gotten around to seeing many Coen Brothers’ films.  Shame on me…I haven’t even seen Fargo. Hail, Caesar! intrigued me due to the cast, the Old Hollywood-esque look and cinematographer Roger Deakins.  The film definitely is the Coen Brothers type of humor, making it a fun and charming film, that is so beautiful to look at. Eddie Mannix (played by Josh Brolin) is … Continue reading “Hail, Caesar!” Film Review