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  • Life

    Life

    ★★½

    LIFE is a film that cannot stand up to the weight of it's own derivative nature. There is seemingly very little attempt made at making this anything but a modern ALIEN rip off / remake. With star power (Jake Gyllenhaal , Ryan Reynolds) and a budget that puts this squarely above other cheap rip-offs of the ALIEN films, you would think that producers would at least make an attempt to create something that had any sort of spin in any…

  • I Am Your Father

    I Am Your Father

    ★★★½

    I had the privilege and honor to meet and have a short chat with David Prowse at a Sci-Fi Convention in Dallas, TX. He was so kind and went out of his way to give me time and sign a photo of Darth Vader. It was a special moment for me as I have always been a great mega-fan of Star Wars. With that being said , taking that into this documentary meant I was going to already be very…

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  • Night and Fog

    Night and Fog

    ★★★★★

    Once you have experienced NIGHT AND FOG you cannot "un-experience" it. Once you have crossed the line and seen history that is beyond comprehension, you cannot return to your innocence.

    NIGHT AND FOG is a great film because it exists only for the viewer to come to some sort of minute understanding of what occurred in the Nazi concentration camps during WWII.

    As a film it attempts to allow the subject to "speak for itself". Director Alain Resnais goes out…

  • Sucker Punch

    Sucker Punch

    ★★★★½

    It looks like this is going to be another one of those films I stand alone on. Did every single person who saw this miss the point of this film? Did they understand WHAT was going on as Baby danced? Does anyone still understand metaphor anymore, or must all things be hollow and spoon feed? This film is a visual explosion for your eyes. It came, at the same time, be a roaring action piece filled with all the things…