Lucy

2014 Universal Pictures Written and Directed by Luc Besson Produced by Virginie Silla Music by Eric Serra Cinematography by Thierry Arbogast  Edited by Julien Rey I know quite a few people who have said that they have no interest in seeing LUCY because it’s “scientifically inaccurate.” You see, the plot of the movie hinges upon the […]

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The Purge: Anarchy

2014 Universal Pictures Written and Directed by James DeMonaco Produced by Jason Blum, Andrew Form, Bradley Fuller, Sebastien Lemercier and Michael Bay In the interest of full disclosure I should be upfront and say that I had no interest at all in seeing THE PURGE: ANARCHY. I had seen “The Purge” at home about two […]

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The White Bus

1967 Woodfall Film Productions Directed by Lindsey Anderson Produced by Oscar Lewenstein Screenplay by Lindsay Anderson and Shelagh Delany Based on a story by Shelagh Delaney If you asked me to explain why I decided out of the clear blue to record THE WHITE BUS and watch it, I couldn’t tell you why. I’d never […]

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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

  2014 20th Century Fox Directed by Matt Reeves Produced by Peter Chernin Dylan Clark, Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver Written by Mark Bomback, Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver Based on characters created by Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver Premise suggested by “Planet of The Apes” by Pierre Boulle “Rise of The Planet of The Apes” was […]

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1776

1972 Columbia Pictures Directed by Peter H. Hunt Produced by Jack L. Warner Written by Peter Stone Based on the stage musical “1776” with music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards and a book by Peter Stone The members of the Continental Congress are thisclose to signing the Declaration of Independence but Edward Rutledge (John Cullum) […]

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