Stuff I’ve Been Watching Lately

I haven’t done a “quick thoughts” post in a while, so here’s a massive post to keep you up to date on the stuff I’ve been watching at home lately.  Sorry, no pictures. The Square (Nash Edgerton, 2008):  This is a solid neo-noir from Australia.  If you are a fan of the genre like I … Continue reading

Movie Review: Hot Tub Time Machine

Hot Tub Time Machine is one of those magical movies (like Snakes on a Plane) with a title so fantastically straightforward that it effectively summarizes its plot.  If you’re anything like me, you’ve already made plans to see the movie based purely on the awesomeness of its title.  If you aren’t like me, well, I’m going … Continue reading

This Week’s DVD Releases: What are they Worth?

This week’s offerings are pretty abysmal.  It’s probably a good week to catch up on some oldies.  Not Worth Your Time: Where the Wild Things Are (Spike Jonze, 2009) With Max Records, Catherine Keener and James Gandolfini (voice). This movie was the most disappointing movie of 2009 for me, mainly because I love Jonze’s other films (Being … Continue reading

Hidden Gems: John Cusack Two-Pack

John Cusack has always been one of my favorite actors.  I obviously don’t know him personally, but I have always thought of him as somewhat of a “people’s actor.”  He seems to really love what he does, and does it on his own terms.  He’s someone I can relate to… or at least I can … Continue reading