Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows is unmistakably the second film in director Guy Ritchie’s Sherlock Holmes franchise.  I suppose it’s hard to fault it on that level, but that’s also the reason it took me so long to see the movie.  Don’t get me wrong, I liked the first Sherlock Holmes.  It’s just hard … Continue reading

DVD Review: The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

Note: I don’t typically write full-length reviews of movies that are no longer in theaters as I feel that immediacy is a large part of a movie review’s relevance.  I’m making an exception for this one, though, as it comes out on DVD in a couple of days and a 100-word blurb would simply not … Continue reading