Reel Love Film Fest Review: Shiva Baby (2021)

Reel Love Film Fest Review: Shiva Baby (2021)

Directed by: Emma Seligman. Starring: Rachel Sennott, Molly Gordon, Polly Draper. Runtime: 1h 17 min. This film played at this past weekend’s Reel Love Film Festival as the festival’s closing night film on Feb. 14, 2021. Minor spoilers follow. Shiva Baby follows Danielle (Rachel Sennott), a college student who is put into a unique position [...]

Contagion (2011), and my thoughts on the Coronavirus/COVID-19

Contagion (2011), and my thoughts on the Coronavirus/COVID-19

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh. Starring: Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law. Runtime: 1h 46 min. Released: September 9, 2011. Some spoilers follow. During our Coronavirus pandemic, it seems like everyone is watching Steven Soderbergh’s Contagion. Last week I think this was at No. 35 on the Most Popular Movies IMDb chart and as of this [...]

Iron Man 3 (2013)

Iron Man 3 Release Date: May 3, 2013 Director: Shane Black Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle Runtime: 130 min When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution. Iron Man 3 is the strongest of the trilogy. It might [...]

Iron Man 2 (2010)

Iron Man 2 Release Date: May 7, 2010 Director: Jon Favreau Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle Runtime: 124 min After a great introduction to the Tony Stark/Iron Man character, the first sequel doesn't impress and it's overwhelmingly average. The movie doesn't soar as high as Iron Man can really go. It isn't [...]

Iron Man (2008)

Iron Man Release Date: May 2, 2008 Director: Jon Favreau Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Jeff Bridges Runtime: 126 min Iron Man is a good movie that introduces a second-tier super hero to mainstream audiences. It changes Iron Man from a hero that is only known by avid comic book readers, to one of [...]