Tag Archives: Martin Scorsese

The King of Comedy

A guy can get anything he wants so long as he pays the price. As a first class fantasist myself, The King of Comedy (1982) makes me uncomfortable.  Sure, I don’t have cardboard cutouts of all my favorite stars and comedians, but … Continue reading

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A Matter of Life and Death

One is starved for Technicolor, up there…  What a night for love. Generally speaking, I’m a strong proponent for digital media.  Making films cheaper and easier to access is of obvious benefit to us all.  More people see more movies … Continue reading

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Top 13 Films of 2013

Built up throughout the year, these are my favorite films of 2013.  There is also my Top 13 disappointments of the year and a too-long list of films I missed.  You can see my complete, top to bottom 2013 rankings … Continue reading

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Flight

Brace for impact. Whip Whitaker (Denzel Washington) wakes up in a daze.  A beautiful, very naked, woman (Nadine Velazquez) paces the room while he tries to get himself together.  His wife calls looking for money to send their son to a … Continue reading

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