Browsing All posts tagged under »Elle Fanning«

20th Century Women

January 21, 2017


20th Century Women – In 1979 California with punk music and Jimmy Carter on the way out, young Jamie (Lucas Zumann) is being taught how to become a man by three women. Dorothea, his mom (Annette Bening) thinks she needs help to guide him – she’s 55 to his 15 – and enlists the aid […]

Live By Night

January 13, 2017


Live By Night – Fed up with being told what to do in the military, when he gets out Joseph Coughlin’s (Ben Affleck) becomes an outlaw even though his dad (Brendan Gleeson) is a cop. It’s 1920s and Boston is busting out with crime. Joe is propositioned by an Italian mobster Maso Pescatore (Remo Girone) […]


November 27, 2015


Trumbo – The story of Dalton Trumbo (Bryan Cranston of TV’s Breaking Bad), a major Hollywood screenwriter in the 40s and 50s, who was blacklisted along with several others for being members of the CPUSA. Mainly he was an advocate for workers’ rights. These government types felt that movies were the “most powerful influence” on […]

We Bought A Zoo

December 26, 2011


We Bought A Zoo – Based on a true story, it’s kind of hard to believe and yet it feels real.  Matt Damon , who gets cuter by the day, is a recent widower (Benjamin Mee) and all the single moms are after him.  With an absolutely adorable 7-year old daughter and a promising artist/expelled […]

Super 8

June 19, 2011


After young Joe Lamb’s (Joel Courtney) mom is killed in a mill accident, he starts spending more time with his middle-school buds playing around with Super 8 zombie film making. He’s especially happy that Alice (Elle Fanning) joins their all-male group. One night they witness a train wreck to end all train wrecks and Joe […]