Posts in category "Art House"

Movie Review - Midnight in Paris

by David Schuster Wilson and McAdams In the midst of all the big time summer movies (some good and most bad) comes a Woody Allen flick, “Midnight in Paris” Now I’ll admit that I would love for Allen to revisit his early successes like “Bananas, “Sleeper” and “Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex”.... Read more »

Movie Review - Win, Win

Movie Review - Win, Win
by David Schuster Wow….two straight movies that I really liked. What’s the world coming to? First it was “Water For Elephants” and now it’s “Win Win” No, this is not a home made movie from the view point of Charlie Sheen. Rather it’s a charming and very well made flick about a small town lawyer... Read more »

Movie Review - "The Way Back"

Movie Review - "The Way Back"
by David Schuster “The Way Back” is not about the Bulls getting back to national prominence…although that’s becoming a pretty good story in itself. Rather it’s a movie based on loose facts of a band of prisoners who escape from a Siberian gulag during World War II and walk 4,000 miles to freedom. And you... Read more »
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And the Oscar Nominations Go To.....

And the Oscar Nominations Go To.....
Colin Firth nominated for Best Actor in “The King’s Speech” The King’s Speech, a film about the efforts of England’s King George VI to overcome his speech impediment rally his country on the eve of World Ward II,  led the pack with twelve nominations, including Best Picture, Best Actor for Colin Firth, Best Supporting Actor... Read more »

Movie Review - The King's Speech with Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush

Movie Review - The King's Speech with Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush
by David Schuster Colin Firth in “The Kings Speech” I am so glad I didn’t pick my movie of the year until the last minute because I just came from seeing it. I will tell you up front that “The King’s Speech” is a four star movie and I enjoyed it immensely. It is not... Read more »

Review - Flipped

Review - Flipped
by David Schuster “Flipped” by Rob Reiner For the umpteenth time this year it’s a small budget little acclaimed movie that made me smile. “Flipped” is a really good movie and it comes out of no where. The big budget productions have been one flop after another. Think of teams like the Cubs, Mets, Dodgers... Read more »
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Book Report - The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest

Book Report - The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
by Steven Leventhal At long last I finally got my hands on a copy of Hornet’s Nest.  That is the final installment of the Dragon Tattoo series.  There will probably be no more books starring our heroine Lisbeth Salander.  Author Stieg Larsson died of a heart attack, shortly after delivering the manuscripts for the first... Read more »

Review - The Kids Are All Right

Review - The Kids Are All Right
Bening (L) and Moore (R) in “The Kids are All Right” by David Schuster CHICK FLICK ALERT….CHICK FLICK ALERT….CHICK FLICK ALERT…. OK, now that I have that out of the way lets take a look at a movie I saw the other day titled “The Kids Are All Right”. Saw it at the local artsy... Read more »
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