• Posts Tagged ‘Charming’


    by  • October 9, 2012 • Movie Reviews and Features

    Back in 1984, Tim Burton produced a stop-motion short film entitled "Frankenweenie," in which a boy brings his dog back to life after the beloved pet is killed by a car. It's a charming piece, and available in the extra content on DVDs of "The Nightmare Before Christmas." Now, almost twenty years later, Burton...

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    The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

    by  • May 22, 2012 • Movie Reviews and Features

    There's something uniquely charming to American sensibilities about older British folks. Add to that innate charm an exotic destination (India), a timely topic (outsourcing), and a cast of brilliant character actors, and you are set. "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" takes things one step further by going beyond its ingredients to be a deeply...

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