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Collateral Beauty

December 22, 2016


Collateral Beauty – After the death of his six year old daughter, Howard (Will Smith) has checked out of living. He builds elaborate domino structures and writes letters of disillusionment to Love, Time and Death. It’s been two years and his advertising agency partners (Edward Norton, Kate Winslet, Michael Pena) desperately need to jolt him […]

The Imitation Game

December 25, 2014


The Imitation Game – In 1939, Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch) shows up at a British military office and volunteers himself to solve the “unbreakable” German code machine known as Enigma. They think he’s an arrogant, insufferable egotist, but it seems more likely he’s just factual. He’s brilliant with a one track mind and is completely […]


November 9, 2014


Laggies – Ten years after graduation, (Keira Knightley) Megan’s “crowd” has gone on to successful lives with marriage, pregnancy, opening a new business, etc. Megan’s long-time boyfriend Anthony (Mark Webber) is finally ready to commit. Megan has an advanced degree but is still twirling signs for her dad’s CPA office. She’s just not on the […]

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

January 17, 2014


Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit – Young Jack Ryan (Chris Pine) is a Marine Lieutenant who is recruited by CIA’s Thomas Harper (Kevin Costner) soon after his helicopter is hit in Afghanistan and he’s left with a damaged spine.  He starts as an analyst, then is quickly inducted into operations in order to stop a terrorist […]

Anna Karenina

December 11, 2012


Anna Karenina – Those Russians sure take their love seriously.  Aristocrat  Anna Karenina (Keira Knightley), married to 20-year-older Alexei Karenin (Jude Law) for nine years, is a little bored by the relationship.   Her brother played by Matthew Macfayden, who has been playing around for years, may be the catalyst for her restlessness.  Along comes Count […]