A.C.O.D. Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.  A.C.O.D. opens today in limited release.] In his feature directorial debut, A.C.O.D., Stu Zicherman has taken the premise for the episode of a sitcom, and turned it …

Sundance 2013: A.C.O.D. Review

     January 24, 2013

In his feature directorial debut, A.C.O.D., Stu Zicherman has taken the premise for the episode of a sitcom, and turned it into a film that’s not only funny, but also surprisingly relatable for audience members represented by the title’s acronym, …

72 Images for J. EDGAR Starring Leonardo DiCaprio

     October 27, 2011

You are intrigued by J. Edgar.  Leonardo DiCaprio stars as J. Edgar Hoover, the controversial founding director of the FBI.  The supporting cast—Armie Hammer, Naomi Watts, Judi Dench, Josh Lucas, Ken Howard—is more than solid.  And director Clint Eastwood is …