The Proposal (2009)

The Proposal (2009)Directed by Anne FletcherWritten by Peter ChiarelliStarring: Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, Mary Steenburgen, Craig T. Nelson, Betty White, Denis O'Hare, Malin Akerman, Oscar Nuñez, Aasif MandviRun Time: 107 minutesMPAA Rating: PG-13http://www.myspace.com/proposalmoviehttp://www.imdb.com/video/imdb/vi3741123097/  Sandra Bullock is the paragon of  ...

O’Horten

O'HortenWritten and Directed by Bent HamerStarring: Bard Owe, Espen Skornberg, Ghita Norby, Bjorn FlobergRun Time: 90 minutesMPAA Rating: Unratedhttp://www.sonyclassics.com/ohorten/Life is short. And every year, there are more and more movies being made. It's hard  ...

About Schmidt (2002)

About Schmidt (2002)     About Schmidt opens with a long take of Warren Schmidt (Jack Nicholson) sitting in a nondescript box of an office in Omaha, Nebraska, a stack of cartons piled up waiting for the movers,  ...

About Schmidt (2002)

About Schmidt (2002)     About Schmidt opens with a long take of Warren Schmidt (Jack Nicholson) sitting in a nondescript box of an office in Omaha, Nebraska, a stack of cartons piled up waiting for the movers,  ...

Aberdeen

Aberdeen Aberdeen is the third film for Norwegian writer/director Hans Petter Moland and the first since his 1995 Zero Kelvin. The latter had three trappers isolated in a cabin in the frozen tundra of Greenland. Aberdeen has a  ...

Aberdeen

Aberdeen Aberdeen is the third film for Norwegian writer/director Hans Petter Moland and the first since his 1995 Zero Kelvin. The latter had three trappers isolated in a cabin in the frozen tundra of Greenland. Aberdeen has a  ...

Cadillac Records: culturevulture.net -film review

Cadillac Records is the fictionalized story of Chicago’s legendary Chess Records, its owner, Len Chess and some of Chess’ fabulous early stars—Muddy Waters, Little Walter, Howlin’ Wolf, Chuck Berry and Etta James. Cadillac Records surprised me. I expected the  ...

Quantum of Solace

Regardless of what you may have heard, I did not travel from San Francisco to London to see Quantum of Solace before it opened in the US. But I did see the film on my first night in London, at  ...

Crime Fiction

Crime Fiction, an enthralling crime drama, has a back-story almost as appealing as the movie itself. It’s the first effort of a remarkable group of students at the University of Chicago who, starting with grants from the University, and without  ...

The Signal (2007)

The Signal (2007) Directed by: David Bruckner, Dan Bush, and Jacob Gentry Starring: Justin Welborn, AJ Bowen, Anessa Ramsey MPAA rating: PG-13 Run Time: 99 minutes http://www.doyouhavethecrazy.com/ The Signal begins with a film-within-a-film, what appears  ...