REEL TO REAL: YOUTH

Despite its title, Youth is really about aging. Or perhaps a surreal examination of the meaning of youth. For this reason, Youth has been compared to Birdman, apart from the fact that the innovative cinematography in both movies clearly marks them out as distinctive.

GEEK OUT! KINGSMAN: THE SECRET SERVICE IS OVER THE TOP DARK COMIC FUN

Directed by Matthew Vaughn Written by Jane Goldman and Matthew Vaughn Starring Colin Firth, Samuel L. Jackson, Mark Strong, Taron Egerton, Michael Caine. This movie adaptation of the Mark Millar – Dave Gibbons comic (co-plotted by Vaughn) has a lot going for it. Strong cast, comic timing and fantastical settings. Continue Reading

GEEK OUT! INTERSTELLAR: LOOKING FOR LOVE IN ALL THE WRONG SPACES

Directed by Christopher Nolan.  Written by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan. Starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine and Bill Irwin. Familial love. Is there anything more important than that? How about the survival of the human race? What would you do to save the world? In his latest original Continue Reading