These “Stars” Have Very Bright Futures

5 out of 5 stars (one of the best films I’ve ever seen, period) I am not a fan of “romantic movies.” This is because Hollywood screenwriters usually go through the motions, having the couple meet up in some quirky way, then having them form a hastily-assembled relationship so they can have sex and earn… Continue Reading

Greatest. Gatsby. Ever.

5 out of 5 stars (one of the best films I have ever seen, period) Note: This film was the first I saw by director Baz Luhrmann.  His films are visually unique, as well as giving actors some of their most memorable performances.  I have a friend who got me to watch most of Luhrmann’s… Continue Reading

“New Moon” Shines Bright

3 out of 5 stars (average) Note: the “Twilight” saga is one of the most fascinating franchises I have ever viewed.  Its characters are fascinatingly uninteresting, its “romance” fascinatingly creepy, and its “message” fascinatingly bizarre.  However, I liked it at one time.  This review was written at a time when I wasn’t allowed to see… Continue Reading