Category: Movies

Steven's Movie Reviews: Robert De Niro in The Comedian (2017)

Steven's Movie Reviews: Robert De Niro in The Comedian (2017)
Can we all just agree that so-called “career” critics are all enormous douchebags? For weeks upon weeks, leading up to the premiere of The Comedian, I heard nothing but derision and contempt for the movie, saying that for a movie with the word Comedian in the name, there weren’t enough laughs to fill a two-hour... Read more »

"Suicide Squad Committed Suicide" or I'm gonna to tell you why Superhero Movies SUCK today (and why you should care)

"Suicide Squad Committed Suicide" or I'm gonna to tell you why Superhero Movies SUCK today (and why you should care)
Growing up in the 90’s, it was only natural for me to acquire a mild taste for superheroes. I had the Batman: The Animated Series VHS tapes and played with my Spiderman 2 Lego set and enjoyed every second. Yet, while it was a blissful time for me, it was also the continuation of the... Read more »

Steven's Movie Reviews: Meryl Streep triumphs and nauseates as Florence Foster Jenkins!

Steven's Movie Reviews: Meryl Streep triumphs and nauseates as Florence Foster Jenkins!
Before you continue on to reading my review, I must implore you to listen to the YouTube video I’ve provided above, as it creates a more brilliant introduction than I could ever hope to muster. As a classical musician, there is nothing I hate more people ridiculing my art. When the only representation of opera... Read more »
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Requiem for a Lebowski: Reflections on a cult classic movie (which I have published on Shabbos)

Requiem for a Lebowski: Reflections on a cult classic movie (which I have published on Shabbos)
When the news of the death of actor David Huddleston broke, a part of my soul wept. For me, as for millions, The Big Lebowski was a right of passage into the obscurity of adult humor. Released in 1998 and starring Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, and Julianne Moore, Lebowski integrated random humor, violence,... Read more »

Steven's Movie Reviews: "One Last Bit of Bolly, Pats?" - Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie!

Steven's Movie Reviews: "One Last Bit of Bolly, Pats?" - Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie!
Growing up as an offbeat teenager, my search for role models didn’t follow the usual track. Absent were the Michael Jordans and Sammy SosasĀ of my friends, as I had more eclectic fare to explore. On Comedy Central late one night, I happened upon a British sitcom that featured the exploits of Edina, a middle-aged PR... Read more »