Tone-Deaf (2019)

Tone-Deaf (2019)

Directed by: Richard Bates Jr. Starring: Amanda Crew, Robert Patrick, Kim Delaney. Runtime: 1h 27 min. Released: August 23, 2019. It feels like in every neighborhood there’s a curmudgeonly old fart sitting in a rocking chair on his porch ranting about something. “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” had the Grinch up on Mount Crumpit, shouting [...]

Identity Thief (2013)

Identity Thief Release Date: February 8, 2013 Director: Seth Gordon Stars: Melissa McCarthy, Jason Bateman, John Cho Runtime: 111 min Tagline: She's having the time of his life As a follow-up to the hilarious Horrible Bosses, Seth Gordon brings us Identity Thief, a film that isn't the gut-buster everyone was expecting, but it is quite [...]

Celebrity Birthdays: October 29 – November 11

Happy 30th birthday to Ben Foster. He often plays eerie roles, like in Hostage or in 30 Days of Night. Foster is a great screen presence and he's best known for his roles in 3:10 to Yuma, Pandorum, The Messenger, and The Mechanic. My favourite films with Foster in a leading or supporting role: Hostage (2005) -- Alpha Dog (2006) -- 30 Days of Night (2007).   The late [...]

Trouble with the Curve (2012) Review

Trouble with the Curve Release Date: September 21, 2012 Director: Robert Lorenz Stars: Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams, John Goodman Runtime: 111 min Tagline: Whatever Life Throws at You Gus (Clint Eastwood) is a good old fashioned baseball scout who doesn't rely on computers to give him all the needed statistics. In a technology dominated society, [...]

Safe House (2012)

Safe House Release Date: February 10, 2012 Director: Daniel Espinosa Stars: Denzel Washington, Ryan Reynolds, Vera Farmiga Runtime: 115 min Tagline: No one is safe. Matt Weston (Ryan Reynolds) is a young CIA agent whose mission is to go to this safe house and look after a fugitive, Tobin Frost (Denzel Washington). Frost used to be [...]