The Wolf of Wall Street Review

Director: Marty Scorsese Writer: Terrence Winter Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Kyle Chandler Genre: Comedy, Drama Running Time: 2 hours, 59 minutes Plot: Chronicles the rise and fall of Wall Street stockbroker Jordan Belfort in the 1990’s New York. Review: The Wolf of Wall Street is funny, coming from the much respected Martin…

The Black List (2013)

With American Hustle & Saving Mr. Banks hitting wide release this week. and seeing as those movies were on the 2011 Blacklist of favourite unproduced screenplays, it seemed appropriate to look at this years installment. In the link you will see a list of gist/ logline of great stories Hollywood is scrambling to tell. http://list.blcklst.com/story/7887 My…

Best Scenes: “The Amazing Spider-Man”

There is a wonderful moment in “The Amazing Spider-Man: that perfectly encapsulates what the film should have been/ was meant to be. I remember watching this scene in theatres and having a sense of giddiness, that the first franchise wasn’t able to bring. There is emotional weight here because you feel happy for Peter nervously…

Light Entertainment, Laid on Thick “The Desolation of Smaug” – Review

Studio: Warner Brothers (via New Line) Director: Peter Jackson Screenwriters: Peter Jackson, Phillipa Boyens, Fran Walsh, Guillermo Del Toro Actors: Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ian Mckellen, Luke Evans, Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, (and the voice of Benedict Cumberbatch as Smaug) Plot: They finally make it to the mountain they saw at the end of the…