Two Cents on Scorsese’s HUGO
Two Cents

Two Cents on Scorsese’s HUGO

  Over the course of his long career, Martin Scorsese has dabbled in an incredibly wide range of genres and styles. There’s his sprawling gangster…

THE JUNGLE BOOK is a Beautiful and Enthralling Adventure [Blu-review]
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THE JUNGLE BOOK is a Beautiful and Enthralling Adventure [Blu-review]

I’ll be the first to admit that the idea of Disney remaking all their classics as live action films seemed like something of a cash…

Jon Favreau’s Take on THE JUNGLE BOOK Proves a Stellar Adaptation
Theatrical Review

Jon Favreau’s Take on THE JUNGLE BOOK Proves a Stellar Adaptation

I can recall back in the mid-’90s when Disney’s first attempt at a live-action version of The Jungle Book was released, which saw a grown-up…

PODCAST: ‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ -Ep. 201: THE JUNGLE BOOK (w/ Amanda Demock)
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PODCAST: ‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ -Ep. 201: THE JUNGLE BOOK (w/ Amanda Demock)

 

Clarkson and Kingsley Prove Cinematic Magic in LEARNING TO DRIVE
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Clarkson and Kingsley Prove Cinematic Magic in LEARNING TO DRIVE

In researching Learning to Drive, I discovered that female lead Patricia Clarkson had first encountered the original script for the film back in 2005. The…

PODCAST: ‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ -Ep. 156: SELF/LESS
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PODCAST: ‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ -Ep. 156: SELF/LESS

 

Blu-ray Review: STONEHEARST ASYLUM: More Inane than Insane
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Blu-ray Review: STONEHEARST ASYLUM: More Inane than Insane

On the surface and indeed in the opening act, Stonehearst Asylum offers much promise. Based on The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether by…

ENDER’S GAME Adapts Effectively
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ENDER’S GAME Adapts Effectively

    For the unfamiliar, Ender’s Game is an adaptation of a 1980’s Sci-Fi novel by the author Orson Scott Card. In the future, Earth…