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  • Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie

    Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie 2013

    ★★★★ Rewatched 26 Aug, 2015

    Donald Trump --eat your heart out!

  • Downstairs

    Downstairs 1932

    ★★ Watched 26 Aug, 2015

    Watch John Gilbert playing a cad in one of his last films. He died 3 years after it was made. His brilliant silent career well behind him, he undertakes the role of a chauffeur in a wealthy household where he sexually indulges himself with the house maid (his future real-life wife, Virginia Bruce), and 2 other women before he is routed in a very weak scene that concludes the picture. Pretty limp proceedings.

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  • Inherent Vice

    Inherent Vice 2014

    ★★★ Watched 11 Jan, 2015

    A series of inconsequential events that befall a large group of characters about whom we care little as told by a director who could care less how much of the chronicles that enfold we understand -- that's what I got out of IV. Did I mention the famous actors involved? Joaquin Phoenix, looking like Charlie Manson in the second trimester of a hygiene strike; Josh Brolin mean, lean and chewing up a mouthful of pot leaves like Popeye on spinach;…

  • Eat Drink Man Woman

    Eat Drink Man Woman 1994

    ★★★★ Added

    A pleasant surprise.