SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK Blu-ray Review

     February 6, 2015

Creating the perfect mix of drama, comedy, romance, and powerful acting is often a theatrical recipe that stands just out of reach of most productions. Sometimes the drama and romance is there, but the comedic moments fall flat, or the …

SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK Review

     February 10, 2015

[Note: This is a re-post of my review from the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival.  Silver Linings Playbook opens today in limited release.] We have acceptable levels of “crazy” in our society, and that in itself is kind of crazy. …

Chris Tucker in Talks to Star in Remake of THE INTOUCHABLES

     November 13, 2012

The Intouchables has been a huge hit overseas, raking in $395 million internationally.  The French film has piled up $9 million domestically in limited release, but it’s total gross is enough to get The Weinstein Company interested in an English-language …

TIFF 2012: SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK Review

     February 10, 2015

We have acceptable levels of “crazy” in our society, and that in itself is kind of crazy.  Some psychosis is cute and charming, while other acts of craziness demand hospitalization and medication. This distinction is obviously based on harm, both …

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