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London Film Festival Huh?

There was much excitement by the UK Film industry, film journalists and bloggers about the announcement of the films in this year’s London Film Festival but does anyone else care? 673 more words


In too deep

I recently had the chance to watch one of the most talked about movies of the year, Captain Phillips. In my opinion, any movie involving Tom Hanks is sure to be a winner (who can forget that infamous call “WILSOOOON!” to his volleyball bestie in Castaway?!) I especially love watching movies that are based on a true story and Captain Phillips was just that. 1,103 more words

I'm the guy that dies at the beginning of the movie

During my self-imposed West Seattle pretend bear hibernation due to 99 being closed, I watched a lot (to me) movies I kept thinking the next one would be better, it kind of did but not so much, all thanks to my new cable box, free STARZ and free ENCORE. 279 more words

Flickchart Battle: Captain Phillips (2013) vs. Source Code (2011)

This post contains spoilers.

In this week’s match-up we have two outstanding films. In one corner, we have a based on a true story, drama-thriller starring Tom Hanks as the captain who was taken hostage by pirates in the Indian Ocean. 785 more words


Captain Phillips

Oh the climax!
I was totally glued to my seat by the end of the movie. The story progression was so great and Tom Hanks… 237 more words


Top 10 Movies of 2013

It’s a belated Top 10 list but i wanted to watch as many releases as possible before making it. There are some movies (Rush, All Is Lost, La Grande Bellezza) i wish i had watched in a movie theatre which is surprising since i don’t enjoy going to cinemas. 53 more words


Captain Phillips (2013)

Captain Phillips was inspired by the true story of an American Cargo Ship being hijacked by Somali Pirates in 2009.  Paul Greengrass is the director and Tom Hanks plays the main Character Captain Phillips.   86 more words

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