Retro Review: Good Girl

Another Friends’ star journeys further into the world of acting. This time Jennifer Aniston sheds her princess image and tries to reinvent herself. Aniston stars as Justine Last, a cosmetics sales girl at a discount store. Justine is in a constant struggle each day to overcome her boredom. One day Justine watches Holden Worther (Jake Gyllenhaal),…

Retro Review: Zodiac

David Fincher is one of those directors that if you are a movie fan you always want to see his latest project. Fincher achieved this movie geek praise and critical acclaim when he made movies such as “Fight Club”, “The Game” and “Panic Room”. The last time that Fincher tackled the serial killer murder-mystery genre…

Retro Review: Jarhead

There is an old saying that states, “There is nothing more dangerous than a bored Marine.” That saying unto itself perfectly describes the war film, Jarhead. Jarhead is directed by Sam Mendes, the man behind “American Beauty” and “Road to Perdition”. In both of those films, Mendes was commenting on the American ideal in some…

Top Ten Movie Rabbits Part Two

HAPPY EASTER SUNDAY! In part two we look at the best bunnies Hollywood has to offer. Do you have a favorite? 5. Donnie Darko Donnie Darko was one of the biggest shocks of 2001. This low budget head twister featured a cast that was on the verge of changing Hollywood. The movie was an almost…

May & June 2010 Preview

SUMMER MOVIE PREVIEW IRON MAN 2 The summer movie season begins with the return of Iron Man as Robert Downey Jr’s armored hero faces off against a Russian nemesis Whiplash (Mickey Rourke) and corporate rival Justin Hammer (Sam Rockwell). As the government puts pressure on Tony to reveal the secrets of his armor he finds…