Going Back-to-Back-to-Back to the Future

This past weekend, I took my daughter to the movies.  That, in and of itself, isn’t particularly special – she’ll go to the movies with me no fewer than three times this week.  No, what makes it special is that we sat there and watched all three “Back to the Future” movies in a row.… Read More

Movie Review: "Allied" (2016)

Robert Zemeckis’ new live action film, “Allied,” opens with Brad Pitt’s character, Max Vatan, parachuting into French Morocco in 1942. He lands in the desert and is quickly picked up and brought to Casablanca. A spy, once in the city he meets his “wife” for the mission, Marianne Beausejour (Marion Cotillard), and they proceed in… Read More

“Lass is More” Looks at Spectacle and "The Walk"

For our last episode of the year, we’re taking a look at spectacle and wether a movie is “worth” seeing on the big screen or the small. I’m of two minds about this. First, I absolutely understand where people are coming from — movies are expensive and there are some you definitely want to see… Read More