Review: Atonement

One moment can change everything that comes thereafter. Director Joe Wright’s ‘Atonement’ is an exciting, evocative study of the events surrounding such a moment. The story is one of a family. Briony and Cecilia Tallis are sisters living on an English estate, in the time between World Wars I and II. Robbie Turner is a …

Review: Charlie Wilson’s War

Charlie Wilson drinks. He entertains a large number of women. He goes to Vegas and climbs into a hot tub with several strippers. Oh, and he’s also a Congressman. Based on true events, ‘Charlie Wilson’s War,’ is the story of a Congressman who single-handedly helped the Afghan people drive the Soviets from their country. The …

Review: Live Free or Die Hard

I am reminded of the old maximum about pizza; when it’s good, it’s really good and when it’s bad, it’s still pizza. The same can be said for this, the fourth (and most likely final) installment in the ‘Die Hard’ films. It’s ridiculous, loud and obnoxious, but it’s unapologetic in all of this, which is …