Magnolia (1999) A Powerful And Messy Orchestration Of Emotion

Sprawling, melodramatic, often pretentious and certainly overlong. Paul Thomas Anderson's Magnolia is the type of film that would have been a complete train wreck in the hands of a less talented filmmaker. However, guided by an auteur approaching his peak and featuring an outstanding ensemble cast, the film navigates these pitfalls and emerges as of … Continue reading Magnolia (1999) A Powerful And Messy Orchestration Of Emotion

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Mission Impossible:Rogue Nation (2015) – The Action Star Spy Film

RATING: 4/5 DIRECTOR: Christopher McQuarrie Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation delivers what it needs to deliver to its audience - Thrilling Action Spectacle. Tom Cruise has played Ethan Hunt since 1996 and here he finds himself in this 2015 film right at home. Thinking back to 1996 and watching the first film, the franchise is aging … Continue reading Mission Impossible:Rogue Nation (2015) – The Action Star Spy Film

Jerry Maguire (1996) “Help Me Help you. Help me Help You.” 

RATING: 3.5/5 DIRECTOR: Cameron Crowe Yes, Tom Cruise is in this film. Don't let his Cruise factor put you off this mid nineties film back when Cameron Crowe was considered a hot director/screenwriter hero and Renee Zellweger who? Jerry Maguire is a full movie running at 130 minutes and you wonder, did we really need … Continue reading Jerry Maguire (1996) “Help Me Help you. Help me Help You.”