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"Bridge of Spies" (2015)

Grade: A

This cold-war era drama is directed by Steven Spielberg and stars; Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Amy Ryan and Alan Alda.

In this one Tom Hanks plays James Donovan, an insurance lawyer who is pulled from his life and given a win-less task that will put he and his families lives in jeopardy. 583 more words



 Greetings again from the darkness. Sometimes we just can’t “get over it”. Three years after a war photographer dies in a suspicious car accident, her husband and two sons find themselves in various states of emotional distress. 387 more words


Louder Than Bombs

(spoiler free)

It’s a rare occasion when a film appears on cinema websites that hasn’t been ruined by months of promotion and trailers. So I found it very refreshing to see ‘Louder Than Bombs’ appear this week as I knew absolutely nothing about it. 586 more words

Cinema Screenings

playing bridge

//// very good Spielberg, but, alas, Bridge is not one of the greats

Film review: 'Louder Than Bombs' ★★★★

More often than not, men fall somewhere between ill-equipped and completely inept when it comes to sharing, processing and discussing their emotions. This is duly amplified when it involves coping with the unexpected loss of a loved one under traumatic circumstances. 56 more words


IN THEATERS (SF) - "Louder than Bombs"

Louder than Bombs (2016; Dir.: Joachim Trier)


By Daniel Barnes

*Opening Friday at the Landmark Clay in San Francisco, the Landmark Shattuck in Berkeley and the Rafael Film Center in San Rafael. 221 more words

In Theaters