DON’T WATCH THIS TRAILER. IT GIVES AWAY TOO MUCH!!!
I saw the trailer for Hacksaw Ridge and just assumed, “It’s another Clint Eastwood World War II movie.” It’s not. This is a Mel Gibson joint and frankly, that doesn’t mean much to me because neither The Passion of the Christ or Apocalypto peaked my interest and Braveheart came out twenty years ago. It all happened by chance – I just picked whatever movie was playing at a time when I was free to hit the movies while I was traveling. “I like Andrew Garfield,” I thought. “I’m sure this’ll be the inspirational sports version of a war movie.”
Hacksaw Ridge is many things, but for the faint of heart, it is NOT.
Head back this way on Monday for the start of the five part Halloween special! That’s five new episodes of scary seasonal flicks every Monday all October long!
I saw Kubo and the Two Strings on a whim and man, am I glad I did. I will sing its praises thusly: Read the rest of this entry
Here’s the first episode of Quick Reviews – these ramblings on Star Wars: The Force Awakens went on longer than I wanted, but hey, it’s Star Wars. I can talk about Star Wars all day long, never mind five minutes.
It’s movie awards season (though if you’re brave enough to sit through the Golden Globes or the Oscars, you’re tougher than I am), so I thought I’d drop a list of what films I liked and what made me wished I’d stayed home. Here’s my ranking breakdown of the movies I saw in 2015. (Keep in mind, I’m still playing catchup, so this post with probably get updated.) Read the rest of this entry