Contraband Movie Review

Although I’ve always preferred him in dramas like The Departed and Boogie Nights or comedies like The Other Guys and Date Night, Mark Wahlberg has always viewed himself, first and foremost, as a tough-guy action hero.  His latest foray into the genre is a grittier than average heist thriller that earns bonus points for some … Continue reading

The Music Never Stopped (Sundance 2011)

As much as I would have loved to be in Utah enjoying the Sundance Film Festival and giving you a sneak peak at what Fox Searchlight, Focus Features and the like will be bringing to arthouses later this year, I’ve also got bills to pay. But that’s why I jumped at the chance to see … Continue reading