Nut Job or Inspiration or Both?

All I could think about throughout “The Walk” is whether French high-wire artist Philippe Petit, portrayed by American actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt, is a nut job, an inspiration, or both!  By the third act, which focuses on the walk itself, I’ve decided he is indeed both. Petit makes the impossible possible and his actions are beyond courageous,…

Is Johnny Back? I Think So!

Johnny Depp is far from Willy Wonka in “Black Mass”, a gangster film based on the real life James “Whitey” Bulger and his criminal activities. The movie was released by Warner Brothers on Sept. 18.  Whitey Bulger (Depp), prior to becoming a fugitive and one of FBI’s Most Wanted, was involved in organized crime occupying South Boston. In…

Rogue Nation: Rocking Action

Rogue Nation was written and directed by Christopher McQuarrie, who keeps things going at a breakbrain pace. Now, I am not saying the movie doesn’t have some semblance of intelligence and wit. There are times it even borderlines on judicious. The base of the story is about an international group called the “Syndicate” trying to destroy…

“Jurassic World” Review

The movie Jurassic World holds a great deal of the wow factor for the smartest dumb people in today’s society. The best parts about the 4th installment of the Jurassic Park movies is the mindless entertainment the movie does provide for two hours of escape.  Second, the super dinosaur that has been genetically created by the park…

“Furious 7” Review

Airplanes, skyscrapers, booty shots, oh my! When one goes to see a Fast & Furious movie, no one expects to cry. We go rather to have an awesome time and forget about the important things in life like college and relationship issues. From the ridiculous stunts to the hilarious one-liners from The Rock, it is…