Thursday, March 19, 2015

Recently Viewed March 2015

My Father's Guests (2010) ✭✭✭½ 

Amusing, well written French comedy. All about a lively retiree (Michel Aumont) who is happy to be taken advantage off by a dodgy young Hungarian immigrant (Veronika Novak). Also stars Fabrice Luchini and Karin Viard,…what more do you need?

Draft Day (2014) ✭✭

A cheesy - and surprisingly dull -  commercial for the NFL.

Wadjda (2012) ✭✭✭✭

This terrific little movie blew me away. Really interesting immersion in Saudi lifestyles, with constant reminders of the many ways women are mistreated. Amusing and infuriating at the same time. 

1 comment:

Marcheline said...

Is that a gun in Kevin Costner's pocket, or is he just happy to see us?

Roma (2018) ✭✭✭✭✭

Alfonso Cuarón’s directorial career has dealt with everything from updated Dickens ( Great Expectations ) to twisted coming of age ( Y Tu Ma...