Author: bmead

Snatch

I hate to be the barer of bad news, but people need to stop trying to copy Quentin Tarantino.  Ever since Pulp Fiction came out in 1994, impressionable directors have tried, and most have failed, to capture the violence and...

Read More

Say Anything…

Movies about high school kids are known for being about sex, causing trouble, and drinking beer at parties.  Cameron Crowe achieved something with Say Anything… that throws all of those stereotypes out the window and makes its...

Read More

Swing Time

I don’t think I ever smile more during movies than I do during Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers musicals.  There is something about them that radiates joy and warmth.  Maybe it is the paper thin plots that really don’t make any...

Read More

Broadcast News

Within certain jobs there is a line that needs to be tip-toed in order to keep things running smoothly.  The entertainment business straddles the line between style and substance constantly.  Broadcast News is supposedly about a...

Read More

Get Reviews In Inbox!

Publish Reviews!

Recent Comments

Review Archive