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  • Blå måndag

    Blå måndag

    ½

    I only saw this movie (the title translates into “Blue Monday”) because I had heard that it is supposed to be very, very bad and wanted to find out if I would agree with that. Turns out I do. I really do agree.

    I can certainly understand why this movie is by many considered to be one of the worst Swedish movies ever made. For some reason I am not a big fan of Swedish movies in general, and "Blå…

  • Blood Work

    Blood Work

    ★★★

    Yesterday I watched the movie "Blood Work" with Clint Eastwood. The movie had a good plot and was better than I expected; I rate it above average.

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  • Brown Sugar

    Brown Sugar

    ★★★½

    A predictable yet very good feel-good movie with great acting—Mos Def deserves special mention as I found his character particularly interesting—and characters one cares about.

    There is a scene in the movie that I want to highlight here, and I’ll do it in the words of Roger Ebert:

    There’s a scene in “Brown Sugar” I never thought I’d see in a movie, where after Reese and Dre have a “final” fight, and in a more conventional film she would disappear…

  • Finding Forrester

    Finding Forrester

    ★★★★

    I recently saw "Finding Forrester", and I really enjoyed it. I like to watch movies of this kind from time to time; it reminded me of "Pay It Forward", another very good movie. "Finding Forrester" is, with its great story and great acting, in my opinion worth the time it takes to see the movie.