Tag Archive for 'Patrick Fugit'

‘First Man’ Is An Emotionally Satisfying Rocket Ride (Movie Review)

If I didn’t know any better, I’d think this was a movie about the first “caveman” given its title.  I know that’s a complete stretch, but for some reason First Man came as a surprise to me.  I knew nothing about it, but given the success and my adoration of 2016’s Hidden Figures I was instantly […]


Saved! (Blu-ray Review)

A group of talented young actors including Jena Malone (Sucker Punch, deleted scenes of Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice), Mandy Moore (A Walk to Remember) and Macaulay Culkin (The Good Son) headline the darkly comic Saved!  Directed by Brian Dannelly (Struck by Lightning) from a screenplay by Dannelly and Michael Urban, Saved! features Patrick Fugit (Almost […]


‘Gone Girl’ Is Wicked Fun (Movie Review)

Part mystery-thriller, part sly commentary, Gone Girl finds director David Fincher working hard to bring Gillian Flynn’s bestselling novel to life.  The result is a very entertaining feature that is able to straddle the line of darkness thanks to its many twists and turns, strong performances, a great amount of dark humor, and the sort […]


GONE GIRL Teaser Trailer, The Latest From Director David Fincher

Those keeping up with the news may have heard today that David Fincher (Fight Club, Se7en, Zodiac) will likely not be directing a Steve Jobs biopic, scripted by Aaron Sorkin.  Given my love for their previous collaboration, The Social Network, that is unfortunate news, but with that said, the day was also met with a […]


We Bought A Zoo: Blu-ray Review

We Bought a Zoo is a movie made to make you feel good.  There is no other way around that.  It features nice performances, a nice score, stakes that are enough to keep you involved, but never to really put you in a tense place, and an overall sweetness that is enough to make your […]