Gosford Park (2001)

Director: Robert Altman Comedy - Drama - Mystery  Cast: Maggie Smith * Ryan Phillipe * Michael Gambon * Kristin Scott Thomas * My guilty pleasure is watching films that involve the rich, flawed people that live upstairs, and the staff that live below and serve them. Set in the 1930s, a group of rich, some… Continue reading Gosford Park (2001)

Enduring Love (2004)

Director: Roger Michel Drama - Mystery - Romance  Cast: Daniel Craig * Samantha Morton * Rhys Ifans A British slice of life film.  After a tragic hot air balloon accident, which resulted in the death of a man, Joe (Daniel Craig) has been unable to come to terms with it.  Later, he finds that he… Continue reading Enduring Love (2004)

Paris, Texas (1984)

Director: Wim Wenders Drama Cast: Harry Dean Stanton * Natassja Kinski * Dean Stockwell * Hunter Carson * My Thoughts  So slow, but so worth it! One of Harry Dean Stanton’s best roles. He plays Travis, apparently a mute traveller, who has been missing for four years.  He has left everything behind, including his young… Continue reading Paris, Texas (1984)

The Fighter (2010)

Director: David O’ Russell Biography - Drama - Sport Cast: Mark Wahlberg * Christian Bale * Amy Adams * Melissa Leo * I was biased at the start because I am not a fan of the leads, but I have to say that I did enjoy it. The film is based on the true life… Continue reading The Fighter (2010)

Gutterbug (2019)

Director: Andrew Gibson Crime - Drama Cast: Andrew Yackel * Justin Pietro Paolo * Hannah Masqueda * Paul Kamdarian * This film is set in Boston, and the protagonist is a young homeless man named Bug (Andrew Yackel), he has been away from home for three years.  The film starts at the end (ish), so… Continue reading Gutterbug (2019)