Review: Conviction

Conviction is precisely the type of Oscar-baiting true story studios like Fox Searchlight roll out every fall, starring Hilary Swank in the sort of role she latches onto each year in hopes of award show glory.  Director Tony Goldwyn (The Last Kiss) is handed the enviable task of bringing cohesion to Pamela Gray’s fragmented script, … Continue reading

Review: The Switch

Consistently funny but far from versatile, Jennifer Aniston may have met her male acting equivalent in fellow former sit-com star Jason Bateman.  But while Aniston’s name may sit atop the movie poster for The Switch, make no mistake… this is Bateman’s movie. It seems artificial insemination is “in” this year, and semen jokes are surely … Continue reading