20th Century Women

Annette Bening struggles to raise her son (Lucas Jade Zumann) in late 70’s California. Drawing on the help and experiences of two other women – Elle Fanning, his best friend, and Greta Gerwig, a free spirited feminist housemate – She tries to form him into a well-rounded young man without the assistance of a significant […]

The Top 10 Movies of 2016

Welcome one and all to this, the definitive top 10 list. Boy oh boy 2016 has been a ride hasn’t it, and as always I am grateful for the movies that allowed me to escape reality for a few hours. And so without much further ado, here are the 10 best movies of the year […]

The Neon Demon

Elle Fanning is a naive seeming aspiring model moving to Los Angeles to make it. When she arrives everyone who surrounds her tries to feed from her youth and beauty. Their need for what she has will take all of them to some very dark places.   I’d like to start off by saying that […]

Trumbo

Bryan Cranston is Dalton Trumbo the one time highest paid screen-writer in the world, until he is put on the blacklist and shunned out of work and into prison for being a communist. He fights back by writing as many scripts as he can without credit winning two Oscars in the process, finally making it […]