Browsing All posts tagged under »Matt Damon«


October 27, 2017


Suburbicon – In Suburbicon, a 1950s planned community, Gardiner Lodge (Matt Damon) and his sister-in-law Margaret (Julianne Moore) use a mob threat to hide the murder of his wife who is also her twin sister. This is one of the lamest Coen Brothers movies I’ve ever seen. No bite, no brilliance. A sub story of […]

Jason Bourne

July 30, 2016


Jason Bourne – Nicky Parsons (Julia Stiles) hacks into CIA’s Black Ops files and finds information on how David Webb (Matt Damon) became Jason Bourne. She gets it to Bourne, but at a cost. He starts remembering and wants more answers. CIA Director Robert Dewey (Tommy Lee Jones) has hooked up with a Steve Jobs-like […]

The Martian

October 5, 2015


The Martian – Believing astronaut Mark Witney (Matt Damon) is dead, Commander Lewis (Jessica Chastain) and team head back to Earth without him when a violent storm forces them to abort their mission on Mars. Since it may be four years before the next mission makes it to the red planet, Witney uses his botanist […]


November 8, 2014


Interstellar – The Earth is overpopulated, dust storms are wreaking havoc and a food shortage is imminent. Former astronaut “Coop” (Matthew McConaughey) lives on his family’s farm with daughter Murphy (MacKenzie Fay, Jessica Chastain, Ellen Burstyn), son Tom (Timothee Chalamet, Casey Affleck), and dad (John Lithgow). Coop is selected to go into the galaxy in […]

The Monuments Men

February 9, 2014


Monuments Men:  Frank Stokes (George Clooney) heads a team of men tasked with finding stolen art during WW II and returning it to its rightful owners.  This will appeal to the over 40 folks.  It has history, humor and a bit of American prideful swagger. Based on a true story, the Monuments Men were instrumental […]


August 10, 2013


Elysium – It’s 2154, all the rich folks have left Earth because it’s in crappy shape and now live on the space station Elysium.  It’s mainly run by  Secretary Jessica Delacourt (Jodie Foster) who has less compassion than the robots that serve her.  She’s determined to keep out the illegal immigrants from Earth who want […]

Promised Land

January 6, 2013


Promised Land – This is like a documentary made into a movie, kind of.  Matt Damon is Steve Butler a top rep for a natural gas company, Global.  Raised on a farm, he’s a natural to talk small town farmers into selling drilling rights to their land for big money.  Butler believes hydraulic fracturing, breaking […]