Tag Archives: Christian Bale

Favorite Movies of 2016

My predictable lateness with my best movies of 2016 comes with the same usual excuses.  Not getting to movie theaters hardly at all anymore, I’m reliant on Netflix and Red Box for checking out films that have a chance of … Continue reading

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Knight of Cups: Another Malick Cinematic Painting

Terrence Malick has only made seven films as a director since 1973.  Three of those movies have come since 2011.  His latest cinematic enigma is “Knight of Cups” featuring Christian Bale as Rick, a promising Hollywood screenwriter who is caught up in … Continue reading

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Movie Watching (May 2016)

Mad Max- A down under classic which effectively launched the career of Mel Gibson in 1979.  George Miller’s “Mad Max” is a post-apocalyptic, low budget thriller that struck a chord with audiences across the world.  The plot is simple enough:  … Continue reading

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Movie Watching (March 2016)

March consisted of seeing more awards season darlings, the new Bond movie (finally) and a Coen Bros film (which I’m always excited about). Rating:  * to ***** Room- “Room” is one of a few movies that has horrid circumstances at … Continue reading

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Movie Watching (April 2015)

Continuing my cinematic journal of the movies I watch in a month, here is the next batch of my reviews.  (Rating system:  * to *****) New (my first time watching) Maleficent- Disney is on a conquest to create live-action films … Continue reading

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