Quick review: Annabelle Comes Home (2019)

Quick review: Annabelle Comes Home (2019)

Directed by: Gary Dauberman. Starring: Vera Farmiga, Mckenna Grace, Madison Iseman. Runtime: 1h 46 min. Released: June 26, 2019. Annabelle Comes Home is a solid film that in terms of quality is much better than 2014’s Annabelle but not as consistently good as Annabelle: Creation. That’s mostly because of a first hour that is just [...]

The Bling Ring (2013)

Release Date: June 21, 2013. Director: Sofia Coppola. Stars: Katie Chang, Israel Broussard, Emma Watson. Runtime: 90 min. "The Bling Ring" completes the trio of 2013 social commentaries on the stupidity of the human race. The first is "Spring Breakers", Harmony Kormine's reality check for today's youth, and the way that their decisions on their spraaaang breaaaak vacation [...]

Orphan – A film review by Daniel Prinn – An effective and chilling psychological thriller

Orphan Release Date: July 24, 2009 Director: Jaume Collet-Serra Stars: Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, Isabelle Fuhrman Runtime: 123 min Tagline: There’s something wrong with Esther.   This is definitely the best film I've seen from director Jaume Collet-Serra (the other two being Unknown and the House of Wax remake). When a married couple with multiple problems lose [...]

Vera Farmiga given the role of Mrs. Bates, heck she wouldn’t even hurt a fly

Vera Farmiga  Vera Farmiga; the star of such films as The Departed, Up in the Air, Orphan, Source Code and Safe House; will be joining the cast of A&E's 2013 TV Series 'Bates Motel', as the notorious Mrs. Bates.  The show is is a prequel to the Alfred Hitchcock's 1960 film, Psycho.  The show will depict the events that occurred before Psycho, and [...]

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 [...]