Joe Swanberg and Jake Johnson co-write a movie that allows them to hang out at a badass vacation home with a lot of endearing actors who they get along with swimmingly, enlisting each one of them to come and go in barely-there roles.
Digging For Fire insists on being as insignificant as possible, or so it would seem. I found it extremely difficult to get immediately invested in, yet I was inexplicably drawn into the picture by the time it…
No film this year took me by bigger surprise than Silver Linings Playbook, a dazzling romantic comedy featuring the type of dysfunctional people that reside in David O. Russell's wheelhouse as a filmmaker. Not since Three Kings and Flirting With Disaster has he been so in tune with his strengths, and it resulted in what might be his crowning achievement.
As much as both The Fighter and I Heart Huckabees are enormously appreciated by most people, I found each of…
I saw this on opening night, but I've waited two days to write down some of my thoughts on it and it already feels like I'm late to the party. There have been countless reviews logged in on here as of late, so I feel compelled to keep this semi-short and ultra-sweet, because its outrageous brilliance is no longer a mystery.
We knew it would only be a matter of time before Tarantino would create an epic spaghetti western, and…