Cronos (1993)

Writer & Director: Guillermo Del Toro Cinematographer: Guillermo Navarro Composer: Javier Álvarez Cast: Federico Luppi, Ron Perlman. I really enjoy Guillermo Del Toro films, but had never seen his directorial debut until now. I recently discovered a streaming service called Kanopy, which is free for anyone with a library account. The service includes most of… Read More Cronos (1993)

Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond – Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony Clifton (2017)

Director: Chris Smith Cinematographer: Brantley Gutierrez In 1999, Jim Carrey was chosen to play comedian Andy Kaufman in the cinematic biopic of the late comedian Man on the Moon. Carrey, upon being hired, morphed into Kaufman and embodied the comedian on set and off for the entire duration of the shoot. Along for the ride… Read More Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond – Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony Clifton (2017)

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)

Writer & Director: Noah Baumbach Cinematographer: Robbie Ryan Composer: Randy Newman Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, Elizabeth Marvel, Emma Thompson, Candice Bergen, Sigourney Weaver, Rebecca Miller, Grace Van Patten, Judd Hirsch, Adam Driver. The only word that comes to mind when describing this movie that my fiancé and I watched last night is:… Read More The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)