Willow Series review

Willow was a fantasy-adventure movie that was made by Lucas Films and directed by Ron Howard, not George Lucas or Stephen Spielberg. Which in this era of Lucas Films was a surprise. Because the Star Wars films and Indiana Jones films were a part of the bedrock of this studio. This was a fun filmContinue reading “Willow Series review”

Hillbilly Elegy Review

Ron Howard has directed all kinds of films in his 40-year directing career. He’s done biopics. He’s done period pieces. But this is the first time he’s directed a movie for a streaming service. Hillbilly Elegy is a combination of all of these things. This is quite different than everything he’s directed before.  J.D. Vance (played byContinue reading “Hillbilly Elegy Review”

My 30 Most Anticipated Films of the Fall and Winter 2015 Pt. 1

30: 99 Homes A desperate construction worker (Andrew Garfield) reluctantly accepts a job with the ruthless real-estate broker (Michael Shannon) who evicted him and his family from their home. 29: Mississippi Grind Convinced that his new found friend (Ryan Reynolds) is a good-luck charm, a gambling addict (Ben Mendelsohn) takes the man on a roadContinue reading “My 30 Most Anticipated Films of the Fall and Winter 2015 Pt. 1”

Big Year for Boxing movies Pt. 1

The Boxing movie genre has been a good one over the years. Some of the great movies of all times have been ones based on boxing movies. Directors like Martin Scorsese,Ron Howard,Micheal Mann, David O. Russell and Robert Wise have made movies based on boxing legends like Jake LaMotta,Gentleman Jim Braddock, Irish Mickey Ward, MuhammedContinue reading “Big Year for Boxing movies Pt. 1”