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

Madagascar: M for Mammal Madness

Star Rating: 3 out of 5 (average) First an island, now a movie; about 4 animals (and 4 penguins.) Marty (played by Chris Rock) wants to see what it’s like in the wild. His best friend Alex, the lion, (Ben Stiller) wants to stay in the zoo and do acts for the people. Meanwhile, the… Continue Reading