Only the Brave

Only the BraveDirector: Joseph Kosinski
Run Time: 2h 14m
Stars: 4.0

The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it.
– Thucydides

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The Big Sick

Big Sick, TheDirector: Michael Showalter
Run Time: 2h 0m
Stars: 4.5

This is less a “review” and more an outpouring of love for the glorious little flick called The Big Sick. Continue reading

Patriots Day

patriots-dayDirector: Peter Berg
Run Time: 2h 13m
Stars: 2.5

America remembers April 15, 2013. Two terrorists planted bombs at the finish line of the Boston Marathon and the results were graphic and tragic. Boston police, the FBI, and citizens worked together to capture the men responsible. Continue reading


AnthropoidDirector: Sean Ellis
Run Time: 2h 0m
Stars: 3.5

Next to Hitler, General Reinhard Heydrich was one of the most evil men of WWII. He was responsible for the “Final Solution” to the “Jewish Question” and other brutal acts during the rise of Nazi Germany. He had many names, one being The Butcher of Prague. Continue reading

Free State of Jones

Free State of JonesDirector: Gary Ross
Run Time: 2h 19m
Stars: 3.0

You cannot own a child of God…– Newton Knight (Matthew McConaughey)
…but you can own a Lincoln.– My dear brother imitating M. McConaughey

Free State of Jones feels almost as long as the Civil War itself.  Continue reading