Tuesday, August 30, 2016

The Night of Episode 8 Review

The Night of (2016)
Mini-series: 8 episodes (2016)

Written by: Richard Price, Steven Zaillian, Peter Moffat (based on the novel by)
Starring: John Turturro, Riz Ahmed, Michael K. Williams

Also Watched - Risen, Paddington, [REC]



This week I watched Risen, Paddington, [REC].

Fearless Season 1 TV Review



Fearless (2016-)
Season 1 (2016)

Consulting Producer: Sean Gleason
Starring:Kaique Pacheco, Guilherme Marchi, Robson Palermo, J.B. Mauney, Renato Nunes, Silvano Alves

Rating: TV-14

This Netflix reality series follows professional bull riders as they risk pride, fortune, and health for eight seconds at a time.

Back to the Future II Movie Review



Back to Future II (1989)

Written by: Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale (characters), Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale (story), Bob Gale(screenplay)
Directed by: Robert Zemeckis
Starring: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Thomas F. Wilson, Elizabeth Shue
Rated: PG

Marty travels to 2015 and must go back to 1955 to fix the future... again.

Lethal Weapon 2 Movie Review



Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)

Written by: Jeffrey Boam (screenplay), Shane Black & Warren Murphy (story), Shane Black (characters)
Directed by: Richard Donner
Starring: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci
Rated: R

Murtaugh and Riggs are back tracking criminals hiding behind diplomatic immunity.

David Cross: Making America Great Again! Netflix Movie Review



David Cross: Making America Great Again! (2016)
Comedy Special


Starring: David Cross
Rating:--/TV-MA

This Netflix comedy special features David Cross at a stand-up tour stop in Texas.

No Country for Old Men Movie Review



No Country for Old Men (2007)

Written by: Joel Coen & Ethan Coen (screenplay), Cormac McCarthy (novel)
Directed by: Ethan Coen, Joel CoenStarring: Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin, Woody Harrelson, Kelly Macdonald, Garret Dillahunt
Rated: R

A hunter stumbles across a drug deal gone wrong.

Monday, August 29, 2016

XOXO Netflix Movie Review

XOXO (2016)
Watch XOXO on Netflix

Written by: Christopher Louie (story by), Dylan Meyer
Directed by: Christopher Louie
Starring: Sarah Hyland, Hayley Kiyoko, Ryan Hansen, Ione Skye
Rated: --/TV-MA

XOXO music festival in XOXO
XOXO - Rave is love, XOXO is love. Knowing that, this movie is a waste of time.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

The Weekly Movie Watch Volume 110

This week I watched Despicable Me 2, Lethal Weapon 2, Back to the Future II,  Down in the Valley, Ordet

I watch movies every week and then write down my thoughts. Read my previous reviews!
My rating is simple, Watch It, It Depends, Skip it.
Steve Carell as Gru in Despicable Me 2
Despicable Me 2 - An unnecessary sequel.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

The Night of Episode 7 Review

The Night of (2016)
Mini-series: 8 episodes (2016)

Written by: Richard Price, Steven Zaillian, Peter Moffat (based on the novel by)
Starring: John Turturro, Riz Ahmed, Michael K. Williams

Chasing Amy Movie Review



Chasing Amy (1997)

Written by: Kevin Smith
Directed by: Kevin Smith
Starring: Ben Affleck, Joey Lauren Adams, Jason Lee, Ethan Suplee
Rated: R

Comic book artist Holden falls for Amy, a fellow artist. There's just one problem.

The Get Down Netflix TV Review Season 1



The Get Down (2016-)
Season 1 Part 1 (2016)

Created by: Baz Luhrmann and Stephen Adly Guirgis
Starring:  Shameik Moore, Justice Smith, Herizen Guardiola, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jaden Smith, Skylan Brooks, Tremaine Brown Jr., Mamoudou Athie, Jimmy Smits, Giancarlo Esposito

Rating: TV-14

This Netflix original created by Baz Luhrmann tracks the origins of hip hop music in the Bronx during the '70s through six episodes.

Also Watched - The Lobster, Green Room, My Own Private Idaho, My Left Foot, The Man from U.N.C.L.E.



Also Watched - The Lobster, Green Room, My Own Private Idaho, My Left Foot, The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Sunday, August 21, 2016

The Weekly Movie Watch Volume 109

This week I watched No Country for Old Men, Risen, Paddington, Chasing Amy, [REC]

I watch movies every week and then write down my thoughts. Read my previous reviews!
My rating is simple, Watch It, It Depends, Skip it.

Javier Bardem as Anton Chigurh in No Country for Old Men
No Country for Old Men - Is life just a flip of the coin?

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

The Night of Episode 6 Review

The Night of (2016)
Mini-series: 8 episodes (2016)

Written by: Richard Price, Steven Zaillian, Peter Moffat (based on the novel by)
Starring: John Turturro, Riz Ahmed, Michael K. Williams

Also Watched - Hail Caesar!, 10 Cloverfield Lane, Zootopia, Yi Yi, Straight Outta Compton



This week I watched Hail Caesar!, 10 Cloverfield Lane, Zootopia, Yi Yi, Straight Outta Compton.

Last Chance U Season 1 TV Review



Last Chance U (2016-) 
Season 1 (2016)


Directed by: Greg Whiteley
Starring: Buddy Stephens, Brittany Wagner, DJ Law, Ronald Ollie, Wyatt Roberts, John Franklin III
Rated: --/R

This Netflix original sports documentary follows football players and coaches at successful though unknown East Mississippi Community College.

The Fast and the Furious Movie Review



The Fast and the Furious (2001)

Written by: Ken Li (magazine article "Racer X"), Gary Scott Thompson (screen story), Gary Scott Thompson and Erik Bergquist and David Ayer (screenplay)
Directed by: Rob Cohen
Starring:  Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Rick Yune
Rated: PG-13

Brian makes his way into Dom's illegal street racing crew, but Brian's loyalties aren't as they seem.

Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie Review



Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie (2016)

Written by: Joe Randazzo

Directed by: Jeremy Konner
Starring: Johnny Depp, Ron Howard, Alfred Molina
Rated: --/R

This Netflix exclusive is a parody of Donald Trump and his book The Art of the Deal by Funny or Die.

The Little Prince Movie Review



The Little Prince (2015)
 
Written by: Irena Brignull, Bob Persichetti (screenplay), Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (novel)

Directed by: Mark Osborne
Starring:   Jeff Bridges, Rachel McAdams, Paul Rudd, James Franco, Benicio Del Toro, Ricky Gervais, Paul Giamatti
Rated: PG 


In this Netflix distributed movie, an overworked little girl befriends an eccentric neighbor who recounts the story about a "little prince."

Monday, August 15, 2016

The Get Down Season 1 Review

The Get Down (2016-)
Season 1 Part 1 (2016)

Created by: Baz Luhrmann and Stephen Adly Guirgis
Starring:  Shameik Moore, Justice Smith, Herizen Guardiola, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jaden Smith, Skylan Brooks, Tremaine Brown Jr., Mamoudou Athie, Jimmy Smits, Giancarlo Esposito

Rating: TV-14 

The Get Down

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

The Good Dinosaur Movie Review

The Good Dinosaur (2015)
Buy The Good Dinosuar

Written by: Bob Peterson (original concept & development by), Peter Sohn & Erik Benson & Meg LeFauve & Kelsey Mann & Bob Peterson (story by),  Meg LeFauve (screenplay), Peter Hedges &Adrian Molina (additional screenplay material by)
Directed by: Peter Sohn
Starring: Jeffrey Wright, Frances McDormand, Raymond Ochoa, Jack Bright, Sam Elliot, 
Rated: PG

Spot, Arlo in The Good Dinosaur
The Good Dinosaur - A very good, but already proven tale.

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

The Night of Episode 5 Review

The Night of (2016)
Mini-series: 8 episodes (2016)

Written by: Richard Price, Steven Zaillian, Peter Moffat (based on the novel by)
Starring: John Turturro, Riz Ahmed, Michael K. Williams


Also Watched - Midnight Special, Triple 9, To Be or Not to Be



Also watched this week Midnight Special, Triple 9, To Be or Not to Be.

Bojack Horseman Season 3 TV Review



Bojack Horseman (2014-)
Season 3 (2016)

Created by: Raphael Bob-Waksberg
Starring:   Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie, Aaron Paul, Paul F. Tompkins

Rating: TV-MA

In season three of this Netflix original, Bojack hopes his latest film Secretariat nets him an Oscar nomination. In this animated world anthropomorphic animals and humans live side by side.

Tallulah Movie Review



Tallulah (2016) 

Written by: Sian Heder
Directed by: Sian Heder
Starring: Zachary Quinto, Uzo Aduba, Ellen Page, Allison Janney
Rated: PG-13

In this Netflix original, a woman desperate for a break hires a stranger to babysit her stranger

Tony Robbins: I am Not Your Guru Movie Review



Tony Robbins: I am Not Your Guru (2016)

Directed by: Joe Berlinger
Starring: Tony Robbins 
Rated: --/R

This Netflix original documentary depicts a few interactions between patrons and life coach Tony Robbins.

Stranger Things Season 1 TV Review



Stranger Things (2016-)
Season 1 (2016)

Created by: Matt Duffer , Ross Duffer
Starring:  Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhar, Millie Bobby Brown

Rating: --/TV-MA

This Netflix original is set in 1983 where a mother tries to find her son after he disappears mysteriously in the small town of Hawkins.

Fastball Movie Review



Fastball (2015)

Directed by: Jonathan Hock
Starring:  Kevin Costner, Derek Jeter, Nolan Ryan
Rated: --/PG

A look at baseball's most ferocious pitch, the fastball, with players, archival footage, and even scientists.

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Zootopia Movie Review

Zootopia (2016)
Judy Hopps in Zootopia

The Weekly Movie Watch Volume 107

This week I watched Hail, Caesar!; 10 Cloverfield Lane; Zootopia; To Be or Not to Be; Yi Yi;

I watch movies every week and then write down my thoughts. Read my previous reviews!
My rating is simple, Watch It, It Depends, Skip it.

George Clooney, Clancy Brown in Hail, Caesar!
Hail, Caesar! - Good, but doesn't quite come together.
Blogger Widget