Review: “The Choice”

“The Choice”  (2016) – Wrightsville Beach, NC is a sparkling, little community and complete with blue skies, boat rides, lush green lawns, barbeques, and friendly neighbors.   It carries a real Bedford Falls (the town in “It’s a Wonderful Life” (1946)) feel, but with much nicer weather.   Travis (Benjamin Walker) enjoys all that Wrightsville has to [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:09:53-07:00February 5th, 2016|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Nicholas Sparks chooses to sit down and discuss ‘The Choice’

Novelist Nicholas Sparks made a choice to stop by Phoenix and talk about “The Choice” (2016), a new film based upon his 2007 novel with the same title.   Benjamin Walker and Teresa Palmer star in this love story, and Nicholas is also a producer of this cinematic project.   He sat down and spoke with me [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:09:53-07:00February 3rd, 2016|Interviews|0 Comments

Review: “In the Heart of the Sea”

Billed as “The True Story Behind Moby Dick”, Ron Howard’s latest shines when it sticks to the truth, but suffers from his creative embellishments. “Moby-Dick” was certainly based on the story of a rogue whale sinking the Essex in 1820.  But as Ron Howard tells it, Herman Melville (Ben Whishaw) himself sought out one of [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:10:28-07:00December 10th, 2015|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments