We’ve all known someone like “The School of Rock’s” main character, Dewey Finn (Jack Black), a paunchy, aging guy still gracelessly clinging to dreams of rock stardom and stickin’ it to The Man. 386 more words
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“I’m not so sure you want to be me.”
I saw James Ponsoldt’s 2012 movie Smashed and thought it was OK, nothing special. I’ve heard a lot about… 507 more words
A man begins to suspect his neighbors are not what they appear to be and their secrets could be deadly. (IMDb)
Although it could have built its intensity more gradually, Arlington Road at least does well at maintaining it right up until its refreshingly devastating (if a tad far-fetched) climax, thanks to Bridges’ crazed, slightly over-the-top lead turn and the heavy socio-political content from his lectures that fills in the gaps between the thrilling scenes of his paranoid detective work, his chilling interactions with the subtly creepy Robbins and Cusack, and the final high-octane action sequences.