‘Tusk:’ I Am The Walrus

This movie is based on a podcast episode, which was a discussion of a Twitter post of an online apartment listing, and it feels just like that.

Begin Again

‘Begin Again:’ Music To My Eyes

The word that came to mind repeatedly while viewing Begin Again is "quaint." As in, "Aw, how quaint that Adam Levine is acting in movies now," and, "The idea of Keira Knightly being a brooding singer-songwriter is so quaint!"


‘Snowpiercer:’ Frosted Trips

In Joon-ho Bong’s Snowpiercer, by the year 2031, the earth has frozen over, and the world’s only survivors are packed into this technological wonder of a train that barrels around the globe in a constant effort to not freeze up and expire.


‘Godzilla:’ Monster Mash

The new Godzilla is super old school, replete with dramatic close-up shots of the characters’ sheer awe and terror as they whisper the title of the movie.