Browsing All posts tagged under »Kyle Chandler«

Manchester By The Sea

December 10, 2016


Manchester By The Sea – Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) is a sad, unfriendly, divorced, handyman who, if accidentally bumped, will punch your face out. His older brother (Kyle Chandler) dies suddenly and his will gives guardianship of his teenage son Patrick (Lucas Hedges) to Lee. Told in a back and forth manner, you find that […]


January 10, 2016


Carol – In the 1950s, love between two women was considered immoral. Carol (Cate Blanchett) has been married to wealthy Harge Aird (Kyle Chandler) for ten years and has a three year-old daughter, Rindy. Now in the middle of a divorce, she meets Therese (Rooney Mara), a shop girl, and there’s an instant attraction. Several […]

The Wolf of Wall Street

December 26, 2013


The Wolf of Wall Street – This could have been a great movie.  It starts out snappy, sharp, funny, irreverent in the first third.  Matthew McConaughey (Mark Hanna) has just the right amount of sleaze.  Leonardo DiCaprio (Jordan Belfort) is like a kid in a candy store when he finds out how to make millions […]

The Spectacular Now

September 7, 2013


The Spectacular Now – High school senior Sutter Keely (Miles Teller) is just too cool.  He’s an underachiever at school and a borderline alcoholic.  Loves his job in a men’s clothing store where he gets to practice his BS’ing and cuts his Coke with something stronger.  Dumped by his girlfriend Cassidy (Brie Larson) who he […]

Broken City

January 19, 2013


Broken City –  Seven years after cop Billy Taggart (Mark Wahlberg) is somewhat cleared of  a murder charge,  NYC mayor (Russell Crowe) hires the now private investigator to find out who is sleeping – he uses another word – with his wife (Catherine Zeta-Jones).   Billy soon finds that’s not the real reason but he’s not […]

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 […]