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October 2015 Biographies

Since we have entered the Oscar movie season, more movies are based on true events and people. I ignored the Ashton Kutcher movie about Steve Jobs, but this one looks good. I vaguely remember the events that take place in the Truth, but I’m interested in it because of...

October 2013 Movies

  As we move closer to the end of the year, a few more Oscar bait movies are released with Gravity, Captain Phillips, 12 Years a Slave and All is Lost. Then, there is goofy and horror movies like Bad Grandpa, Machete Kills and the unnecessary remake of Carrie....

Charlie Wilson’s War

Charlie Wilson’s War Directed: Mike Nichols Starring: Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Philip Seymour Hoffman So my family decided to go see this movie when we were all in Florida. This was me, my sister, my dad, my aunt and my grandmother. My brother in law, Terry Blueberry, wasn’t feeling...

The Terminal

Viktor Navorski is detained at a New York airport because a “coup” caused a rebellion in his country while he was en route to the U.S. Since the U.S. is not recognizing his country he has fallen into a “crack” in the system, where he can’t step foot onto American...

Ladykillers

I found this movie very odd. I don’t know how else to describe it. Guess I should have looked more closely at the fact that this is a Coen Brothers movie....