Category Archives: Movies

Movie Review: Inside Out

A review of Disney Pixar‘s Inside Out: It’s often the case that movies geared toward children will tend to simplify things, presumably so that children will be more likely to understand them. Inside Out takes a different approach. Yes, many concepts

Movie Review: Inside Out

A review of Disney Pixar‘s Inside Out: It’s often the case that movies geared toward children will tend to simplify things, presumably so that children will be more likely to understand them. Inside Out takes a different approach. Yes, many concepts

Griffith Observatory

During my trip to Los Angeles, I visited the Griffith Observatory, which is located in Griffith Park, next to Hollywood. This science center is not only remarkable for its planetarium, but also for its architecture and location. Perched high above

Griffith Observatory

During my trip to Los Angeles, I visited the Griffith Observatory, which is located in Griffith Park, next to Hollywood. This science center is not only remarkable for its planetarium, but also for its architecture and location. Perched high above

The Dolby Theatre

While in Los Angeles, I took a tour of the Dolby Theatre (formerly the Kodak Theatre), the home of the Academy Awards. Unfortunately, no photography was allowed inside of the theatre. Even so, this tour was well worth the time

The Dolby Theatre

While in Los Angeles, I took a tour of the Dolby Theatre (formerly the Kodak Theatre), the home of the Academy Awards. Unfortunately, no photography was allowed inside of the theatre. Even so, this tour was well worth the time

Movie Review: Dallas Buyers Club

Dallas Buyers Club begins in 1985 and follows Ron Woodroof (Matthew McConaughey) as his lifestyle choices come back to haunt him when he is diagnosed with HIV. Being the stereotypical Texan, Woodroof is, of course, homophobic. Even though he is

Movie Review: Dallas Buyers Club

Dallas Buyers Club begins in 1985 and follows Ron Woodroof (Matthew McConaughey) as his lifestyle choices come back to haunt him when he is diagnosed with HIV. Being the stereotypical Texan, Woodroof is, of course, homophobic. Even though he is

Movie Review: Upstream Color

Movie Title: Upstream Color Director: Shane Carruth Stars: Amy Seimetz, Shane Carruth Release Date: 2013 This film follows Amy (Seimetz), a successful, young graphic designer, who is the victim of a uniquely disturbing crime, which she has no memory of

Movie Review: Upstream Color

Movie Title: Upstream Color Director: Shane Carruth Stars: Amy Seimetz, Shane Carruth Release Date: 2013 This film follows Amy (Seimetz), a successful, young graphic designer, who is the victim of a uniquely disturbing crime, which she has no memory of

Movie Review: The Postman Always Rings Twice

Movie Title: The Postman Always Rings Twice Director: Tay Garnett Stars: Lana Turner, John Garfield Release Date: 1946 Review: This film tells the story of a drifter who ends up at a quiet roadside diner. The drifter (Garfield) is looking

Movie Review: The Postman Always Rings Twice

Movie Title: The Postman Always Rings Twice Director: Tay Garnett Stars: Lana Turner, John Garfield Release Date: 1946 Review: This film tells the story of a drifter who ends up at a quiet roadside diner. The drifter (Garfield) is looking

Movie Review: The Dark Knight Rises

Movie Title: The Dark Knight Rises Director: Christopher Nolan Stars: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Gary Oldman, Marion Cotillard, Morgan Freeman, Michael Cane, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt Release Date: 2012 Review: Christian Bale reprises his role as Batman in Christopher

Movie Review: The Dark Knight Rises

Movie Title: The Dark Knight Rises Director: Christopher Nolan Stars: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Gary Oldman, Marion Cotillard, Morgan Freeman, Michael Cane, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt Release Date: 2012 Review: Christian Bale reprises his role as Batman in Christopher