Review

Don’t Think About Seeing ‘Don’t Think Twice’

It’s like “Funny People” except not funny… “Don’t Think Twice” follows members of a New York City improv group that struggle to cope with their own lives after one of them gets a big break. Mike Birbiglia writes, directs and also stars alongside Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs, Kate Micucci, Tami Sagher and Chris Gethard. A… Continue reading Don’t Think About Seeing ‘Don’t Think Twice’

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‘Southside with You’ Coasts on Fun Performances and Script

Maybe Summer 2016 won’t be a total wash after all… “Southside with You” focuses on the first date between Barack and Michelle Obama in Chicago in 1989. Parker Sawyers and Tika Sumpter star as Barack and Michelle, respectively, as Richard Tanne writes and directs. The concept for this film may seem either simplistic to a… Continue reading ‘Southside with You’ Coasts on Fun Performances and Script

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‘Hell or High Water’ a Slow-Burn Thriller with Great Script

Well it took until mid-August but we finally got a genuinely good summer movie. “Hell or High Water” stars Ben Foster and Chris Pine as two brothers who rob banks in West Texas, as aging Rangers Jeff Bridges and Gil Birmingham try to hunt them down. David Mackenzie directs. The best way I can describe… Continue reading ‘Hell or High Water’ a Slow-Burn Thriller with Great Script

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‘Sausage Party’ as Funny as it is Thought Provoking

For an animated movie about swearing hot dogs, this thing has a surprising amount of intelligence. “Sausage Party” is a (very) R-rated animated film about food who believe humans are gods sent to save them, but begin to realize what actually happens to them once they are taken out of the supermarket. It stars an… Continue reading ‘Sausage Party’ as Funny as it is Thought Provoking