Monthly Archives: "September 2016"


A Good Western!

Magnificent 7 (2016)

Sep 29, 2016Comments off

This film isn’t remotely in the same class as “The Seven Samurai” (1954) or the original “Magnificent 7” (1960), but it has a great ensemble


A Feel-Good Funny Film!

Bridget Jones’s Baby

Sep 28, 2016Comments off

After a six-year acting time-out, Renee Zellweger (as Bridget Jones) returns in fine form in “Bridget Jones’s Baby,” the third film in the Bridget Jones


A Winner From Oliver Stone!


Sep 27, 2016Comments off

Whistle-Blower Patriot or Traitor, most people have probably already made up their minds concerning Edward Snowden, perhaps the most controversial American since 9/11 (with stiff


A Story Worth Telling!


Sep 14, 2016Comments off

This film chronicles the amazing story of US Airways Flight #1549, which, on a cold January 15, 2009, was forced to make an emergency landing


Excellent Performances by the Three Leads!

The Light Between Oceans

Sep 07, 2016Comments off

I never read M. L. Stedman’s novel of the same name, from which this movie was adapted, but I really enjoyed this film, even though


Interesting Plot!

Hell or High Water

Sep 05, 2016Comments off

The film begins with two brothers, Toby (Chris Pine) and Tanner (Ben Foster), robbing a small-town branch of Midland National Bank, a minor bank chain


Not Your Grandpa's Talking Food Cartoon!

Sausage Party

Sep 05, 2016Comments off

It’s almost July 4th, and the hot dogs are “getting a hard-on” with the anticipation of being purchased for the holiday and going off to


Unusual True Story!

War Dogs

Sep 02, 2016Comments off

This film, directed and co-written by Todd Phillips, is based on a true story which was originally told by Guy Lawson in his “Rolling Stone”