Monthly Archives: September 2010

Half Nelson (2006)

I write these posts with little thought to spoilers. Beware. Synopsis: A Brooklyn teacher struggles with his own ambition to help his students, his own inability to respect school authority and his own loneliness. Oh, and a fair number of … Continue reading

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Sci Fi Film Fest 2010

I went to visit Della in La Crosse (as per usual) this past weekend. We made cupcakes (as per usual) and watched movies (as per usual). But as totally not per usual, Della’s friend Roshni was there! So to do … Continue reading

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Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

I write these posts with little thought about spoilers. Beware. Synopsis: Regis loses his job through outsourcing to India in this tale of a Hindi Oliver Twist’s adventures in the streets of Mumbai. Dream comes true, and you only need … Continue reading

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28 Days Later (2003)

I write these posts with little thought about spoilers. Beware. Synopsis: The world basically ends because some bleeding-heart liberals must have their way. Later, a scrappy band of survivors learns that family means never leaving your loved ones behind to … Continue reading

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Brick (2005)

I write these posts with little thought about spoilers. Beware. Synopsis: After receiving a mysterious phone call from his ex-girlfriend, Brendan, tries to sniff out what dirt the dame has got herself into. With an abundance of gumption, this would-be … Continue reading

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