WISH I WAS HERE Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my Wish I Was Here review from the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.  The film opens in limited release this weekend.] It’s been ten long years since Zach Braff directed a feature film.  Those that fell hard for …

Sundance 2014: WISH I WAS HERE Review

     February 10, 2015

It’s been ten long years since Zach Braff directed a feature film.  Those that fell hard for Garden State—myself included—looked forward to seeing another directorial effort from Braff, and now the time has finally come with Wish I Was Here.  …

LOOPER Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a repost of my review from the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival.  Looper opens today.] Sacrifice goes against our biological imperative of self-preservation. If we have a will to survive, then shouldn’t we do everything in our power …

TIFF 2012: LOOPER Review

     February 10, 2015

Sacrifice goes against our biological imperative of self-preservation.  If we have a will to survive, then shouldn’t we do everything in our power to stay alive?  Or is life only worth living if it’s the good life (whatever that means)?  …