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  • The Humbling 2014

    ★★½ Watched 25 Jan, 2015

    Basically "Birdman" if it were directed by Woody Allen, Barry Levinson's Philip Roth adaptation is a male fantasy about an aging actor who falls for a much younger lesbian. Oy.

    To be completely honest, I normally like movies like this but this one was kind of weaksauce to me.

  • Lily 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 24 Jan, 2015

    It's a really good movie about a 20-something with breast cancer though the ending is abrupt.

    Really loved it though.

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  • Somewhere 2010

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 12 Mar, 2012

    I love this film. It's easily my favorite film of 2010. Elle Fanning is riveting, Dorff gives the performance of his career (ok, that's not saying much) and while it's more-or-less a companion piece to "Lost in Translation", it's also Coppola's nod to Antonioni. Love it.

  • Breakout 2013

    ★★ Watched 20 Sep, 2013

    Damian Lee's "Breakout" is essentially an action movie version of "Of Mice and Men", which in and of itself is a cool idea but Lee's film is so badly made and the screenplay is both way too simple and way too confusingly convoluted.

    Dominic Purcell plays a man trying to protect his mentally challenged brother (Ethan Suplee) at all costs, even if it means getting very violent. One day, Purcell gets very violent and kills someone. He is spotted by…