The Grand Budapest Hotel

  2014 American Empirical Pictures/Fox Searchlight Studios Directed by and Screenplay by Wes Anderson Produced by Wes Anderson, Jeremy Dawson, Steve M. Rales and Scott Rudin Story by Wes Anderson and Hugo Guiness One of the main characters in THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL works in Mendl’s, a bakery that is renowned throughout the fictional European […]

Read More The Grand Budapest Hotel

Mr. Peabody & Sherman

2014 DreamWorks Animation/Pacific Data Images/Bullwinkle Studios/20th Century Fox Directed by Rob Minkoff Produced by Alex Schwartz and Denise Nolan Cascino Screenplay by Craig Wright Based on “Peabody’s Improbable History” by Ted Key There have been many time travel movies and TV shows I’ve enjoyed. “Doctor Who” “The Time Tunnel” “Voyagers!” “Back To The Future” “The […]

Read More Mr. Peabody & Sherman

300: Rise Of An Empire

2014 Warner Bros./Legendary Pictures Directed by Noam Murro Produced by Zack Snyder, Gianni Nunnari, Mark Canton, Deborah Snyder and Bernie Goldmann Screenplay by Zack Snyder and Kurt Johnstad Based on “Xerxes” an unpublished graphic novel by Frank Miller The story goes that Warner Brothers executives, delighted with the open weekend box office numbers of “300” […]

Read More 300: Rise Of An Empire

Son of God

2014 Lightworkers Media/20th Century Fox Directed by Christopher Spencer Produced by Roma Downey and Mark Burnett Screenplay by Richard Bedser, Christopher Spencer, Colin Swash and Nic Young Based on The History Channel Mini-Series “The Bible” About halfway through SON OF GOD my wife Patricia leaned over and whispered to me; “How does this movie look […]

Read More Son of God