Monthly Archives: December 2011

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

Wanted to wish my readers a merry Christmas and happy holidays, but mostly wanted to show off the Terrence Malick muppet my girlfriend made me for Christmas. Advertisements

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Movie Review: The Adventures of Tintin

As a kid, two pieces of pop culture I consumed frequently were HergĂ©’s Tintin comic books, in French of course, and Steven Spielberg’s films. It is a wish come true, to finally have a Tintin film on the big screen. … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

Unlike many, I went to see David Fincher’s The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo with no first hand knowledge of the plot, books or the Swedish trilogy of films. And while I am not a fan of Fincher, I respect … Continue reading

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The Script Matters Too

Having recently revisited Rise Of The Planet of The Apes, it became clear just how flawed a film it really is. The more I thought about many of the successful blockbusters from this year, the more obvious it became that … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Sitter

Originally published on Battleship Pretension. It should be noted before beginning this review that I am not only a huge fan of director David Gordon Green. In fact, I am even known to defend his much hated bomb Your Highness. … Continue reading

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Home Video Review: Week of November 29th

The Art of Getting By (2011) Directed By: Gavin Wiesen It is strange, watching a film you have never seen before and knowing exactly what each character is going to say. Watching The Art of Getting By was both disappointing … Continue reading

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