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Modern Romance (1981)

Plot: Robert Cole (Albert Brooks) and Mary Harvard (Kathryn Harrold) have been a couple for years or at least, they’ve been a couple for most of the time in those years, as splits are common for these two. 636 more words

A Most Violent Year (2014) - Movie Review

J.C. Chandor’s A Most Violent Year is almost lyrical in its beauty, exuding a sepia-toned environment that captures essence rather than exploiting nostalgia of the time period. 872 more words

Movie Reviews

"Mother" (1996) - The Perfect Movie for Mother's Day.

When you think of movies about mothers and daughters, a number of classics likely spring to mind:  “Terms of Endearment,” “Steel Magnolias,” “Postcards from the Edge,” and perhaps others. 780 more words

Flicks

Taxi Driver (1976)

Director: Martin Scorsese

Writer: Paul Schrader (Screenplay)

Starring: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Cybill Shepherd, Harvey Keitel, Albert Brooks, Peter Boyle

 

Plot: A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, while attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. 488 more words

Drama

Throwback 30: Broadcast News

I was the poster child for Broadcast News. Or more appropriately, its lead Jane Craig was the poster child for me.

For over 10 years, the movie poster adorned my bedroom wall. 844 more words

Featured

Out Of Sight

This Steven Soderbergh guy can make pretty good movies, huh?

“You wanted to tussle. We tussled.”

‪Mark me down as ‘constantly in awe of Steven Soderbergh’.

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Movies

Taxi Driver Review

“Loneliness has followed me my whole life, everywhere. In bars, in cars, sidewalks, stores, everywhere. There’s no escape. I’m God’s lonely man.” – Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976) 1,062 more words

Film