FOXCATCHER Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my Foxcatcher review from the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.  The film opens today in limited release.] For those who aspire to be champions, it’s a horrible thing to know you’ll never be the best. …

FOXCATCHER Review | TIFF 2014

     February 10, 2015

For those who aspire to be champions, it’s a horrible thing to know you’ll never be the best.  Successful people will engender only envy and further self-loathing.  You will only see your weakness.  You will live in shadows.  Bennett Miller’s …

LEE DANIELS’ THE BUTLER Review

     February 10, 2015

Lee Daniels has no place for subtlety in his movies, and that’s not necessarily a bad thing.  It can translate to earnestness.  It can also translate to bugfuck insanity that makes the audience uncomfortable in a way that feels incredibly …

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