Sunday, June 30, 2013

Cloud Atlas

So intriguing that I now want to read the book. Hubby says different enough that it will be another form of intriguing.

Tuesday, June 25, 2013


At times like this, a direct quote is best: "You ain't ever gonna get an Academy Award for doing Crank and you certainly won't for doing all the other movies I've done."

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Friday, June 21, 2013

Lark Rise to Candleford: Season 2

The problem with watching one episode after another after another after... is that you get really sick of the especially weird characters (looking at you, Thomas Brown).

Saturday, June 8, 2013

Escape from Planet Earth

Run for your lives! We're all programmed to enjoy these moralistic "kid" animations!

Monday, June 3, 2013

Doctor Who (new): Season 7, Part 2

Meh, meh and more meh. You better give us something to sink our teeth into next season, Mr. Moffat.

Star Trek Into Darkness

I applaud the return of the franchise to Star Trek's core values (honor, trust, heart) but why a nearly word-for-word re-do (with one switcheroo) of the all-important scene from Wrath of Khan?

Sunday, June 2, 2013

Django Unchained

Only Tarantino could marry The Ring Cycle with black westerns, and add the panache of a liberal dose of humor to it all.