7/13 DVD Rundown

Plenty of choices this week, but the best options are the ones you likely haven’t heard much about… The Greatest (Shauna Feste, 2009) With Pierce Brosnan, Carey Mulligan, Susan Sarandon, Aaron Johnson, Johnny Simmons and Michael Shannon. This movie got the ol’ Montreal Screwjob back in April when its distributer dumped it into 19 measly … Continue reading

Movie Review: The Ghost Writer

“All the words are there; they’re just in the wrong order” explains Ewan McGregor in one of the early scenes of director Roman Polanski’s new thriller.  That is the work of a ghost writer. It’s also the work of any creator of suspense or mystery, piecing all these various elements together in a way that … Continue reading

Movie Review: Remember Me

Remember Me is a surprisingly mature movie that will certainly have people talking about it, many of them for all the wrong reasons.  It has been marketed largely as a straight romance, presumably to draw in the “Robsessed” Twilight fans, but there is a lot more there. First we’ve got Tyler, played by Robert Pattinson.  His … Continue reading