Tag: Adam Driver

Film: Midnight Special

Midnight Special | Director Jeff Nichols | Score: 5.7 Every parent wants to think of their children as unique and special from everyone else – wants to feel that their child has gifts no one else has. Jeff Nichols’ film…

Film: Tracks

Tracks | Director John Curran | Score: 6.1 The thing about doing something extraordinary is it’s going to sound utterly unreasonable at first. Back in 1977, when Robyn Davidson, a young, callow Aussie woman with a penchant for animals and…

Film: This Is Where I Leave You

This Is Where I Leave You | Director Shawn Levy | Score: 3.8 God lament the Hollywood family ensemble. Of late, these films seem to take one of two divergent paths: Extreme melodrama, bordering on pathological (August: Osage County); or…

Film Review: Lincoln

Lincoln | Director Steven Spielberg | Score: 7.4 Despite the weighty heft of the film’s title, I’m happy to report this isn’t some glossed-over Hollywood bio-pic with shots of a heroic president scanning a raw battlefield with swelling music behind…