Sunset Boulevard (1950) Vs. Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)

This week I (unknowingly) watched two stellar performances. One, a certified classic while the other a recent biopic. The more I thought about writing two separate blog entries for both, the more I was convinced that the two movies were a close resemblance to each other, if not entirely. If you haven't been living under a…Read more Sunset Boulevard (1950) Vs. Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)

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Top 10 Halloween (Horror) Movies

October is ending, and that brings with it the most entertaining and thrilling night of the year... Halloween!! I am a sucker for scary movies. I love to not being able to look under my bed at night or walk down the hall to my kitchen to grab something at 3 in the AM. I…Read more Top 10 Halloween (Horror) Movies

Irrational man

“Human reason is troubled by questions that it cannot dismiss, but also cannot answer.”- Kant So what are we talking about here... Morality? Choice? Randomness of life? Murder? Taking this philosophical opinion from Kant, Woody ventures into the new tale of his latest movie plot. Irrational Man is a story of a middle-aged philosophy (Ethical…Read more Irrational man

The Seventh Seal (1957)

"And when the Lamb had opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven about the space of half an hour".    "Silence in heaven" — or rather the silence of God in the world — is Bergman’s grand theme. This movie contains nothing but knowledge of the unknown. Knowledge, that someone with existential crises…Read more The Seventh Seal (1957)

Magic In The Moonlight (2014)

Magic in the moonlight is one such movie where the viewers are divided into two sides from the get go. One side pertains to the heart and the other to the head.  One concerns logic and the other mystic. One relates to cynicism and the other of course to optimism.  As is the main theme…Read more Magic In The Moonlight (2014)

A Midsummer Night’s Sex Comedy (1982)

If dirty is on your mind, then you are far-off the subject than you could be. If funny is on your mind, then you are a little to the left from where you're ought to be. And so help you God if you think that it has anything to do with Shakespeare. If all this…Read more A Midsummer Night’s Sex Comedy (1982)