Browsing All posts tagged under »Justin Timberlake«

Wonder Wheel

December 17, 2017


Wonder Wheel – Narrated by Mickey (Justin Timberlake) and set in 1950s Coney Island, it’s the story of Ginny (Kate Winslet), a waitress unhappy in her marriage to Humpty (JIm Belushi), a merry-go-round operator, and approaching 40. Forty was a lot older back then than it is now. She also has an 11-year-old son who […]

Inside Llewyn Davis

January 12, 2014


Inside Llewyn Davis – Why would anyone want to mug a folksinger?  That’s the premise the Coen Brothers say they started with.   Inspired by a real songwriter’s gloomy life, it’s shot in grey tones. Llewyn Davis (Oscar Isaac) is a down on his luck folksinger, bumming smokes and crashing with friends.  He sings in smoke-filled […]

Runner Runner

October 6, 2013


Runner Runner – Richie Furst (Justin Timberlake) is trying to earn a Masters degree in finance from Princeton after flaming out on Wall Street.  In order to pay his tuition he has a little online poker thing going on.  Finding he was cheated by the biggest gambling website, he goes to Costa Rica to talk […]

Trouble With The Curve

September 29, 2012


Trouble With The Curve – Clint Eastwood (Gus Lobel) is an aging,  make that old,  baseball scout who eats pizza and beer for breakfast, and has no use for today’s technology in evaluating and discovering new talent.  His employers think he’s past his prime and are watching him closely to make sure he doesn’t screw […]

Friends with Benefits

July 24, 2011


This storyline has been done several times but I like this one best. Justin Timberlake just gets better and better. He can sing, he can dance, he designs clothes, he can play dorky to darling, and he appears to have a very large shoe size. In this romantic comedy, he (Dylan) and Mila Kunis (Jamie) […]

Bad Teacher

July 3, 2011


Bad Teacher – Cameron Diaz plays a shallow, self-centered teacher who only wants a man with money so she can give up her day job at which she’s really, really bad. After being dumped by her fiancé for spending $16K of his money in one month, she goes after the new teacher with a wealthy […]

The Social Network

October 1, 2010


Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder, as portrayed by Jesse Eisenberg is the biggest, most arrogant A’hole ever with a superiority attitude to fill the Grand Canyon. He has no idea that his actions are harmful to others. He seems to think because he’s smarter than most people, at least when it comes to masterminding and manipulating […]