Category: 'Movie Reviews'

Category archives are in date order with the oldest posts first.

2001: A Space Odyssey

Thursday, January 17th, 2002

Music of the spheres.

Bottom Line: Must-see Classic.


Saturday, February 2nd, 2002

If you’re a Buffy fan, you will probably like Warlock.

Gosford Park

Tuesday, February 12th, 2002

Everyone in their place.

Bottom line: Highly recommended.

Two Films on Suicide

Tuesday, March 5th, 2002

The grief of those left behind.

Bottom Line: Recommended

About a Boy

Saturday, June 1st, 2002

No man is an island. Nor any boy, either.

Bottom Line: Recommended for everyone except those people dating commitment-phobes.

Minority Report

Thursday, June 27th, 2002

Everyone runs.

Bottom Line: Recommended with reservations.


Monday, August 5th, 2002

As with Close Encounters of the Third Kind, it’s not about them. It’s about us.

Bottom Line: Highly Recommended.

The Hours

Friday, January 17th, 2003

For all that this is a movie about writers, readers, and words, the emphasis is more visual than literary, more evocative than intellectual.

Bottom Line: Highly Recommended

The Quiet American

Monday, February 17th, 2003

The quiet one is often the most dangerous.

Bottom Line: Recommended

I Capture The Castle

Sunday, August 24th, 2003

English charm.

Bottom line: Highly Recommended

The surface and beneath the surface