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Wish I Was Here (2014)

Review first published by Sight & Sound, October 2014

Synopsis: LA, present day. Aidan Bloom is an unemployed actor and a chore-averse househusband. His wife Sara wins the bread working in an office and enduring inappropriate conduct from her colleague Jerry. 718 more words

Top 5 Movie Soundtracks of All Time.

Soundtracks actually predate voice acting in movies. Silent theatres had bands playing in the background before audio was added to cinema. However the trend over the past few decades is for less music in movies, or for more ambient background music instead of theme songs and the like. 291 more words


Review: Wish I Was Here- What J.D. did next...

When one considers directorial feature debuts, Garden State (on a personal level, at least) is one that can be declared one of the more confident debuts from a young director. 941 more words

Film Reviews

Film Review- 'Wish I Was Here' (*****)

“Wish I Was Here”  ***** (out of 5)

Starring: Zach Braff, Kate Hudson, Mandy Patinkin, Josh Gad, Joey King, Pierce Gagnon, Jim Parsons, and Ashley Greene… 948 more words


Garden State - An Indie Masterpiece

So here’s how it transpired. Having watched the entertaining, if brain-dead[1], 3:10 to Yuma, I wanted to lose myself in another Western. So I chose the Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford. 830 more words

The Animal Project (Canada, 2013)

Directed by: Ingrid Veninger. I had to see this movie for professional reasons recently, and I probably wouldn’t have seen it otherwise, especially since I’d never heard of it. 262 more words

So what if you catch me, where would we land?

Scenes like this one right here make me wanna jump on a plane, move to Hollywood, get an agent and start a movie career. I shall be the next Natalie Portman! 233 more words