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  • Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

    Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

    ★★½

    It’s trying to send a good message but is so predictable and frankly unnecessary. There appear to be more on the way, I will pretend that the 1993 film is the only one out there, and maybe The Lost World too.

  • Interview with the Vampire

    Interview with the Vampire

    ★★½

    Like vampire movies. Not a great film by any means but has some good and bad moments.

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  • Once

    Once

    ★★★

    Maybe a little to simplistic, nevertheless this is a remarkably gorgeous story. John Carney has moved me twice now with this and Sing Street. I wasn't sure that I liked this movie early, but then the played Falling Slowly in the music store and I was all in. The music was beautiful and fit well with the plot and helped tell the story. Cannot say enough good things about this film maker and look forward to his upcoming work. Strong recommend especially for music lovers and love story enthusiasts.

  • The Royal Tenenbaums

    The Royal Tenenbaums

    ★★★★★

    I have become a believer and fan of Wes Anderson. After not watching his films for my early adult life I gave up my stubbornness and converted. The Royal Tenenbaums is a masterpiece. The story and setting are trademark Anderson and the familiar cast play all of the quirky and offbeat characters standard in any Anderson film. The story is really rich with humor, wit, drama and even heartbreak and redemption. He nuanced changes and they way they are shot…