Mini Movie Reviews: This is Forty, Django Unchained, & Anna Karenina

One of my blogging changes in the new year is doing away with an individual recap post for each movie I see and condensing them to groups of reviews (probably in threes, like this one). The truth is, I’m (obviously) not a movie critic, and I tend to struggle to come up with enough to … More Mini Movie Reviews: This is Forty, Django Unchained, & Anna Karenina

Movie Review: Savages

In an effort to escape the extreme heat, I headed to the movies last weekend and saw Oliver Stone’s Savages. It was good but uber-violent (to be expected from Stone, I guess). Rather than go with my typical movie review, I decided I would list the 15 Burning Questions that this movie left me with. … More Movie Review: Savages

Movie Review: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

I went to see The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel because, I mean, who doesn’t want to watch endearing, elderly British actors bumble their way through culture shock in India? And that’s pretty much exactly what you get with this film. You don’t come away with deeper insights into India, or a better understanding of the … More Movie Review: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel