Monthly Archives: "September 2015"


Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense Thriller!


Sep 29, 2015Comments off

If you were thinking of spending your next vacation in sunny Mexico, this picture will probably cause you to change your plans. Kate Mercer (Emily


A Sci-Fi /Twilight Zone Mystery

The One I Love – Netflix DVD

Sep 27, 2015Comments off

I am a fan of Elizabeth Moss (Peggy from Mad Men) and Mark Duplass (of The League – TV’s funniest show) so I was eager


Fun Summer Action Movie!

The Man From U.N.C.L.E

Sep 24, 2015Comments off

This film is set in the early 1960’s during the Kennedy administration at the peak of the cold war. Napoleon Solo (Henry Cavill) is the


A Must DVD Purchase for Insomniacs Only!

The Judge – Netflix DVD

Sep 20, 2015Comments off

This film — starring two superior actors — was, unfortunately, much too slow, long, and boring. Therefore, my review will be short in order to


Tomlin Shines But Script Lets Her Down


Sep 20, 2015Comments off

Elle Reid (Lily Tomlin), an elderly poet and retired college professor, is a widow still adjusting to the recent death of Violet, her partner of


Enjoyable comedy!

At Middleton – Netfilx DVD

Sep 17, 2015Comments off

If you are at the stage of life where you are dropping off your children at college or taking them on a tour of different




Sep 11, 2015Comments off

Don Quixote fans will appreciate Meru!  I’m by no means a “couch potato,” but I am a “downhill guy.”  I like Gondolas and chairlifts when


My Favorite Foreign Film of 2015!

Phoenix – German Film with English Su...

Sep 11, 2015Comments off

Nelly Lenz (Nina Hoss) is a concentration camp survivor whose face has nearly been destroyed by beatings she received at the camp.  She had previously


A Creative Suspense Thriller!

The Gift

Sep 08, 2015Comments off

“The Gift,” acted, written, and directed by Joel Edgerton (apparently another Sylvester Stallone), is a very suspenseful, creative, and enjoyable thriller. Simon (Jason Bateman) and


A Funny and Amusing Film!

Mistress America

Sep 07, 2015Comments off

This film is co-written by Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach. I enjoyed Baumbach’s most recent film, “While We’re Young,” and I liked this one too.