THE DESCENDANTS Blu-ray Review

     February 6, 2015

Living in paradise is not as glamorous or care free as many outsiders may believe, and the King family is a perfect example of it.  The Descendants, an Alexander Payne film adapted from the novel of the same name by …

THE DESCENDANTS Review

     November 15, 2011

[This review is a re-print of my review from the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival.] It’s been a long seven years since Alexander Payne‘s Sideways hit theaters and his new film The Descendants shows that it’s damn good to have …

Alexander Payne to Direct NEBRASKA

     January 18, 2011

Sideways director Alexander Payne Payne recently finished up with The Descendants starring George Clooney and is now turning his attention to the drama Nebraska.  According to The Playlist, the story centers on, “an aging alcoholic father who thinks he’s won …