Jack’s Mannequin means a lot of different things to its fans. For some, Jack’s Mannequin means simply good piano music. For others, it’s love. And for more, it’s hope. For me, it means a bit of all those things and still more. With all those feelings tied up in Jack’s Mannequin, it’s no wonder the 10 Years in Transit tour sold out almost instantly, and luckily I managed to snag a ticket.
There have been many adaptations of Jane Austen’s classic novel “Pride and Prejudice” over the years and while some might say the latest, “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies”, would be enough to cause Miss Austen to stir in the grave, the newest reworking of the story is actually quite fun.
When the Coen Brothers commit to a project, you know they are all in in every angle of its execution, and that masterful craftsmanship is presented front and center in ‘Hail, Caesar!’
Although it didn’t quite personally live up to “Baby Mama”, “Sisters” definitely held its own against the influx of duo comedies coming out these days.
‘Creed’ is a film with heart and heavy dramatic honesty and succeeds in building off of the foundation that ‘Rocky’ built.
Despite occasional stumbles, “The Good Dinosaur” celebrates the journey and joys of finding one’s self
It is the hero’s journey to the very core, but along the way, Pixar finds ways to sprinkle in nuance that leads to some of their well-known creative visuals and strong emotional revelations.
A Seth Rogen-style movie combined with a holiday theme is like a Christmas miracle to me. And I was definitely not disappointed with this year’s token adult holiday movie “The Night Before”.
The true story of “Spotlight” is not an easy pill to swallow. The film’s viewer have a difficult time watching the 2001 investigation into the Catholic Church, but it’s a story that has far too little attention, even after all the work of the Boston Globe, and that’s why this is a must-see film.
‘The Martian’ is perfect. I dislike using that phrase as I feel it’s a catch all or superfluous description, but occasionally a movie comes along that deserves it.
Based on the unbelievable true story, “Black Mass” tells the story of Whitey Bulger (Johnny Depp) from his start as a small time crime boss to a cross-country criminal.