I can’t say the last time I watched an R-rated comedy and had a good time. Typically the fault in my lack of enjoyment lies in the overabundance of naked bodies and sex that occur on the screen, resulting in … Continue reading Bridget Jones’s Baby
In 2013, Gerard Butler had a surprise hit in “Olympus Has Fallen.” So like all success stories in Hollywood, a pointless sequel was devised, but how do you one up the President under attack in the White House? You suspend reality, that’s how. In “London Has Fallen,” Mike Banning(Gerard Butler) has to leave his pregnant wife and incomplete nursery behind in the states to escort President Asher(Aaron Eckhart)to London after the mysterious death of the British Prime Minister. The U.S. President, along with 40 other heads of state, have come to pay their respects when the entire city falls under attack. … Continue reading London Has Fallen
The writings of William Shakespeare are taught to the world for their detail and fascinating characters. Yet, the events surrounding the man who wrote the plays remain a mystery that has captivated the minds like those of Mark Twain and Sigmund Freud.
The movie “Anonymous” attempts to tackle the idea that William Shakespeare did not write the plays that made him so famous, but were instead written by an aristocrat during the tumultuous period of the reign of Elizabeth I, known as Edward de Vere, the 17th Earl of Oxford, played by Rhys Ifans.
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