Solo

2018 Lucasfilm/Walt Disney Studios Directed by Ron Howard Produced by Kathleen Kennedy/Allison Shearmur/Simon Emanuel Written by Jonathan Kasdan/Lawrence Kasdan Based on characters created by George Lucas The way I see it, SOLO (or if you want to be picky about it; SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY) is exactly the Star Wars movie we needed right […]

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From “The Han That Fell To Earth” or “To Boldly Solo Where No Han Has Soloed Before” File…by Sean E. Ali

Before you put time in on what follows, understand I am a casual STAR WARS fan. My canon is simply the first released trilogy and the current trilogy in progress. I don’t care about and never bothered to watch the prequels, the animated shows, never bothered with the comics or prose, barely listened to the […]

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Now You See Me

2013 K/O Paper Products/Summit Entertainment Directed by Louis Letettier Produced by Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman & Bobby Cohen Screenplay by Ed Solomon and Boaz Yakin Writing a review of a movie like NOW YOU SEE ME is a tricky proposition. It’s a movie about magic and illusion and like a well done illusion, it spoils the […]

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The Hunger Games

2012 Lionsgate Directed by Gary Ross Produced by Nina Jacobson Screenplay by Suzanne Collins and Billy Ray Based on “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins In the interest of full disclosure I should start out by saying that I haven’t read the book the movie THE HUNGER GAMES is based on nor did I have […]

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Game Change

2012 HBO Films Directed by Jay Roach Produced by Tom Hanks and Gary Goeztman Screenplay by Danny Strong Based on “Game Change” by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin Anytime and every time I watch a movie that is based on incidents that actually happened or that starts off with the words; ‘This Is A True […]

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After The Sunset

2004 New Line Cinema Produced by Beau Flynn, Jay Stern and Tripp Vinson Directed by Brett Ratner Screenplay by Paul Zybyszewski and Craig Rosenberg Story by Paul Zybyszewski I strongly suspect that the main reason why AFTER THE SUNSET was filmed was so that the cast and crew could have one hell of a working vacation […]

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