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

Quick Thoughts: Bulworth

Bulworth (Warren Beatty, 1998) With Warren Beatty, Halle Berry, Don Cheadle and Oliver Platt. I watched this as part of my recent ongoing Beatty kick, and this is probably the worst of his films that I have seen.  That’s really saying something for my level of respect for Beatty, though, because I actually still enjoyed … Continue reading

Quick Thoughts: Dick Tracy

Dick Tracy (Warren Beatty, 1990) With Warren Beatty, Madonna, Al Pacino and Dustin Hoffman. Dick Tracy is certainly the comic book movie that looks and feels the most like a movie version of a comic book.  The colors, set design and score are extraordinary, and the characters are all larger than life.  The biggest problem … Continue reading

Quick Thoughts: 12/30

I’ve put up a lot of reviews in the past week or so, and here are some more quick thoughts on a few movies I have recently watched at home: Bugsy (Barry Levinson, 1991) With Warren Beatty, Anette Benning, Ben Kingsley and Harvey Keitel I have been on a big Warren Beatty kick lately, and … Continue reading