• Posts Tagged ‘Drama’

    The Counselor

    by  • October 29, 2013 • Movie Reviews and Features

    Michael Fassbender and Javier Bardem in "The Counselor"

    There is a very small group of films which I think are brilliant but never particularly want to see again. “The Counselor” is in that group. It’s not a flawless film, but the performances and dialog are incredible, and while it’s a cautionary tale at heart, it’s never preachy. It’s also one of the...

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    J. Edgar

    by  • November 15, 2011 • Movie Reviews and Features, Writing

    Directed by Clint Eastwood Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Judy Dench, Armie Hammer, Naomi Watts Rated: R for brief strong language J. Edgar Hoover was the face of the FBI for decades, the man who fought against gangsters, kidnappers, and bank robbers, who gave us the FBI as we know it today. "J. Edgar" is an awkward, uncomfortable film...

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