TIFF 2013: AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY Review

     February 10, 2015

It’s tough to decide if August: Osage County is foremost an insightful work about the dark, twisted, occasionally humorous nature of family, or if it’s good platform to showcase big performances.  Either way, it’s an engaging picture that features memorable …

KILLER JOE: THE UNRATED DIRECTOR’S CUT Blu-ray Review

     February 6, 2015

I was with Killer Joe right up until the very end. For the first 95%, it held me tight in its grip: another brilliant collaboration between playwright Tracy Letts and director William Friedkin. The former brings the juicy hard-boiled dialogue, …