I’ll be scribbling some thoughts about the Golden Globes on Monday morning, and there are reviews of Sicario and Spectre to come … in the meantime, enjoy this trailer for Elvis & Nixon, which looks fantastic. Michael Shannon is nobody’s first choice for a comedy, and the idea of him playing Elvis sounds like miscasting, […]Read more "Elvis & Nixon"
After a year of blogging, this is what I have learned: You’re all perverts. “Naked Jennifer Lawrence”, “Jennifer Lawrence Nude”, “Naked Mystique” and “J-Law boobs” are the most popular search terms that bring people to my blogRead more "Naked Jennifer Lawrence, Brother Jimmy Fallon and My Schweddy Balls: A Slightly NSFW Blogiversary Post"
Who are the greatest, most watchable character actors around today? Some are instantly recognisable. Some were once A-listers (or came close) who have matured into eminently watchable supporting players. Some should be bigger stars and seem destined to be only ever considered “indie darlings”.Read more "Just because you are a Character … the Greatest Character Actors of Our Time (updated)"
Horrible Bosses is a slave-wage revenge fantasy. It doesn’t quite have the savage bite of Office Space, but it’s an enjoyable, frequently crass broad comedyRead more "Horrible Bosses (DVD review)"