Dad

Dad, 1989 film starring  Jack Lemmon, Ted Danson, Olympia Dukakis and Ethan Hawke.  Excellent film with many powerful and emotional moments. John (Danson),  learns during a meeting that his mother had a…

Contagion

Contagion, 2011 film starring  Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Laurence Fishburne and Gwyneth Paltrow.  Eerily similar to what is going down here in 2020. It’s the story of healthcare professionals, government…

The Call Of The Wild

The Call Of The Wild, 2020 film starring  Harrison Ford, Omar Sy, Cara Gee and Dan Stevens.  Excellent film for the whole family! It’s the story of story of Buck, a kindhearted…

Annapolis

Annapolis, 2006 film starring  James Franco, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson and Donnie Wahlberg.  Pretty good serious flick. Jake Huard (Franco) is a young man from a ship builders family who, after promising…

The General’s Daughter

The General’s Daughter, 1999 film starring  John Travolta, Madeleine Stowe and James Cromwell.  Based on the true story this was a good film, well worth seeing several times. Lieutenant General Campbell (Cromwell)…

The Art Of Racing In The Rain

The Art Of Racing In The Rain, 2019 film starring  Kevin Costner, Milo Ventimiglia and Amanda Seyfried.  Pleasantly surprised with this heartwarming tale. It’s the story of the dog Enzo (voice…

Corvette Summer

Corvette Summer, 1978 film starring  Mark Hamill, Annie Potts and Eugene Roche.  Somewhat entertaining but the acting was questionable. Ken (Hamill) loves high school shop.  Even more so, he loved his last…

Astronaut

Astronaut, 2019 film starring  Richard Dreyfuss, Lyriq Bent and Colm Feore.  Nice tale of a man grasping at a lifelong dream while dealing with the reality of age. Angus (Dreyfuss) is an…

For The Love Of The Game

For The Love Of The Game, 1999 film starring  Kevin Costner, Kelly Preston and John C. Reilly.  Touching sports drama by Costner. Billy Chapel (Costner) has been playing pro baseball for 19…

Rocketman

Rocketman,  2019 film starring Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell and Richard Madden.   Worth waiting for bio-pic that shows us EJ’s stormy and turbulent  beginning. A musical style story telling of how…

Michael

Michael, 1996 film starring  John Travolta, Andie MacDowell, William Hurt and Robert Pastorelli.  Pretty decent pic about one angel from the heaven’s on his last job. Two tabloid reporters from Chicago and…

Finding Steve McQueen

Finding Steve McQueen, 2018 film starring  Travis Fimmel, William Fichtner, Rachael Taylor and Forest Whitaker.  Well put together little crime drama. The year is set in 1972 and Harry Barber…

Vice

Vice, 2018 film starring Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell and Sam Rockwell.  Obviously written by a Liberal and this film shows it! It’s the story of Dick Cheney(Bale) and…

Papillon

Papillon, 2017 film starring Charlie Hunnam, Rami Malek and Christopher Fairbank.  Remake of the 1973 hit with McQueen. Henri Charriere ‘Papillon’ (Hunnam) is convicted of murder (wrongly) and is sent…