Thursday, November 27, 2014

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

This sequel was long on style but short on substance - the story I loved from the first was lost. 3/5

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For on Netflix

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

The Giver

This is one in a line of similarly themed movies of late, but this might be the best version of this story I've seen. 4/5

The Giver on Netflix

Monday, November 24, 2014

Hal Sparks: Charmageddon

This was truly LOL worthy & the type of edgy comedy Dane Cook thinks he's doing but isn't. Bravo! 4.5/5

Hal Sparks: Charmageddon on Netflix

I'm a Cyborg, but That's Okay

One of the most stunningly original movies I've ever seen - Park Chan-Wook is a genius. Amazing. 5/5

I'm a Cyborg, but That's Okay on Netflix

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Inhale

What was with the ridiculously unbelievable ending to this terribly average thriller? I didn't buy that at all. 2.5/5

Inhale on Netflix

Friday, November 21, 2014

Chef

Favreau gets everything right in this wonderful feel-good comedy about life, love & great food. I'm so hungry right now. 4/5

Chef on Netflix

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Tell No One

This engrossing French thriller should go down in history as one of the finest to emerge from that county. Amazing. 5/5

Tell No One on Netflix

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

22 Jump Street

I admit it, I laughed out loud for a lot of this, I found it well acted & really funny. Good sequel. 4/5

22 Jump Street on Netflix

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Life of a King

Cuba Gooding Jr. gives a solid performance in the feel-good drama that needed a more solid script to be exceptional. 3/5

Life of a King on Netflix

Monday, November 17, 2014

Ushpizin

This Hebrew dramedy is warm & lovely with just the right amount of laughter in the seriousness. Wonderful acting. 4/5

Ushpizin on Netflix

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Man of Tai Chi

Keanu's directorial debut was great & would have scored a full star higher were it not for the ridiculous end. 3/5

Man of Tai Chi on Netflix

Thursday, November 13, 2014

About Alex

This generation's version of "The Big Chill" gets points for effort & a decent cast, it was a valiant effort. 3.5/5

About Alex on Netflix

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

So Much, So Fast

An extraordinary documentary about an extraordinary family & a good message for all of us on bravery. 4/5

So Much, So Fast on Netflix

Monday, November 10, 2014

Operation Filmmaker

This documentary explores it's subject with relentless aplomb & gets a juicy story for its trouble. 4/5

Operation Filmmaker on Netflix