Review: “Father Stu”

"Father Stu" is a biopic based on the tumultuous life of Stuart Long, a man who went from a semi-successful heavyweight boxer, to a mostly-failed actor, to a beloved yet blunt Catholic Priest. Mark Wahlberg originally announced this project back in 2016, but it has had a long journey from concept to screen, and only [...]

By |2022-04-16T13:51:02-07:00April 16th, 2022|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Review: “Neruda”

“Neruda” – How do you make a film about a complex, iconic and larger-than-life figure and successfully illustrate him or her into an effective and satisfying two-hour film experience?  The short answer is: not very easily.  Director Pablo Larrain, however, has marvelously accomplished this feat twice within the last year. Larrain, who is from Chile, [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:05:10-07:00January 20th, 2017|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Review: “Jackie”

“Jackie” – “The only routine with me is no routine at all.” – Jackie Kennedy Director Pablo Larrain’s new film about Jacqueline Kennedy, “Jackie”, deliberately strays from routine biopic patterns in a fascinating, almost experimental, look at the former first lady during the days after President John F. Kennedy’s assassination in 1963.   Leading up to [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:05:39-07:00December 9th, 2016|Movie Reviews, Reviews, Uncategorized|0 Comments