FlixChatter Review: Casino Royale (2006)

This review was part of Mark & Tom's Decades Blogathon that was published back in mid May. But since July 6 is Eva Green's birthday, I decided to post it here this week. I can't believe it's been a decade since Casino Royale came out. I just re-watched it this weekend to refresh my memory for …

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Superlative Casts Wasted In Mediocre Films – In the Valley of Ellah, The Ides of March & Margin Call

Greetings all and sundry! Between bouts of less than strenuous snow shoveling. I've taken refuge within the recent fare of The Sundance and Sony Channels. To acclimate myself with some interesting contemporary offerings. And maintain a sense of loyalty to Julian of Dirty With Class. And his suggestion that I sometime stray from my comfort …

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FlixChatter Review: The Next Three Days

I got a free screening tickets to see this Tuesday night. Though I wasn't totally sold on the trailer, I figure 'hey, it's free and it's got Russell Crowe in it, how bad can it be?' Well, turns out it's not bad at all, in fact, it's a pretty solid movie that's intelligent and well-crafted. …

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