THERE BE DRAGONS, Torches the screen

The gripping story based on Saint Josemaria Escriva called There Be Dragons opens in theaters and it’s a must see …

SOMETHING BORROWED, Romance for the Chicks

This romance good girl bad girl story works well in Something Borrowed, but only a ‘chick’ would care.If you like your comedy with a lot of sugar and spice, then ladies this film should be desert for you.

A conversation with Michael Angarano

I spoke with actor Michael Angarano who was touring on behalf of his new film Ceremony. Michael has had a very good career thus far appearing in big budget films like Almost Famous with Kate Hudson and Seabiscuit with Jeff Bridges to modest budget movies like Lords of Dogtown with Heath Ledger and Snow Angels directed by David Gordon Green.

PROM, A SWEET FOR THE SWEET

It’s that time of the year for the senior dance expecting to enhance memories of friendships, puppy love and dreams of being a mature adult. Yes it’s the Prom and Disney’s new movie knows how to make it PG with some new faces and a display of morals fit for Middle America and the Bible belt.

FAST FIVE, IN HYPERDRIVE

The action thriller Fast Five with its hot rod theme leaves the past four episodes in the dust. High on energy, exhilarating plot and amazing chase scenes make this a must see adrenaline pumper. The opening ten minutes are so wild it took my breath away.

HOODWINKED TOO!, A ‘LOONY’ GOOD TOON

Nicely put together the animated feature Hoodwinked Too! Hood Vs. Evil entertains well on two levels. With a fast moving plot packed with a lot of fun characters children will get the most from the wild and wacky comedy.

WINTER IN WARTIME, A POWERFUL DRAMA

The Dutch drama Winter In Wartime is a gripping story that depicts a challenging time during World War II when the Germans occupied Holland. Extremely well acted, brilliant cinematography and a suspenseful storyline make this film a must see. The compelling film is based on a semi-autobiographical novel by Dutch author JAN TERLOUW who experienced five years under German occupation.

BILL CUNNINGHAM NEW YORK, A Ride In The Park

Interesting and mesmerizing Bill Cunningham New York hits the screen about a fashion photographer who’s a friend of many and a ghost to millions. I liked this documentary as it bites off a piece of life that most people are unaware. There are many stories in the world about people but not many that take such an in depth perspective of a person who makes a difference in the fashion world.