CAPTAIN PHILLIPS Review

     May 31, 2014

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2013 New York Film Festival.  Captain Phillips opens today.] In the past, director Paul Greengrass has demonstrated a unique and incredible ability to use a documentary-like style that captures the immediacy …

NYFF 2013: CAPTAIN PHILLIPS Review

     February 10, 2015

In the past, director Paul Greengrass has demonstrated a unique and incredible ability to use a documentary-like style that captures the immediacy of a real-life event without ever feeling like a heavy-handed, exploitative dramatization.  Greengrass attempts to bring this approach …