Sideways (2004)

Director: Alexander Payne Writers: Alexander Payne & Jim Taylor Cinematographer: Phedon Papamichael Composer: Rolfe Kent Cast: Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church, Virginia Madsen, Sandra Oh. Slowly, I am getting my fiancé to watch all my favorite movies, if he hasn’t already seen them. Most recently I finally got him to watch Sideways, and I was… Read More Sideways (2004)

Dogtooth (2009)

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos Writers: Yorgos Lanthimos & Efthymis Filippou Cinematographer: Thimios Bakatakis Cast: Christos Stergioglou, Michele Valley, Angeliki Papoulia, Hristos Passalis, Mary Tsoni, Anna Kalaitzidou. A family made up of two parents and their three children, a son and two daughters, live in a secluded house. It soon becomes apparent that the house is meant… Read More Dogtooth (2009)

Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press (2017)

Writer & Director: Brian Knappenberger Cinematographers: Jason Blalock & Scott Sinkler Composer: Garron Chang This is a disjointed and uneven documentary about a very important topic: how wealth can usurp and silence the press and the freedom of information. In the hands of a better director this movie would be a terrifying warning of the… Read More Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press (2017)