Review – The 15:17 to Paris

Clint Eastwood has changed the course of his career in recent years.  He has stepped out of the spotlight and shifted to roles behind the camera, in particular producing and directing.  He has put out some fantastic work (Million Dollar Baby, Gran Torino - in both of which he still had starring roles) and some creative... Continue Reading →

#ThrowbackThursday – The Conjuring

Original US release date: July 19, 2013 Production budget: $20,000,000 Worldwide gross: $318,000,141 Horror movies come and go at a brisk pace.  They're cheap enough to produce and popular enough as a genre that it's harder to lose money on them than it is to make a profit.  They typically don't break box office records. ... Continue Reading →

79. The Birth of a Nation (2016)

There's so much historical significance and modern controversy surrounding The Birth of a Nation that I don't even know where to begin my introduction.  Let's start with the title, which is purposefully the same title of D.W. Griffith's 1915 silent film centered around the Civil War and the postwar Reconstruction era.  That film is widely... Continue Reading →

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