Monthly Archives: August 2011

‘Fright Night’ (Movie Review) ** 1/2

“Fright Night” (2011) is a remake of the 1985 film of the same name. I admit that I wanted to be cynical about the newer film, but I cannot be.  The remake is not bad. Charley Brewster, portrayed by Anton … Continue reading

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Shout Out to The Lamb

I am just giving a quick shout out to The LAMB (Large Ass Movie Blog), which was nice enough to mention me today.  You can visit their site here:  http://largeassmovieblogs.blogspot.com/

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‘Tabloid’ (Movie Review) ***

Acclaimed director Errol Morris is known for making smart and engrossing documentary films.  The director’s best works include “The Fog of War” about the nature of modern war, “The Thin Blue Line,” an investigation into the murder of a policeman, and “Gates of Heaven” about the eccentric patrons of a pet … Continue reading

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A Dozen Recent Movies (with Star Ratings)

I enjoy writing about movies. But I admit that I enjoy watching movies more than writing about them. As a result, I sometimes get ahead of myself. Now is one of those times to play catch-up. Below are a dozen … Continue reading

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