Take Me Home Tonight (2011)

Take Me Home Tonight (2011) – This article was originally published on 12ftdwende.com on 4 March 2011. I frequently see commercials, or rather public service announcements, preaching the importance of the first five years of a child’s life. Apparently they are the most influential in a human being’s development. Well, the first five years of … Continue reading

Boardwalk Empire – “A Dangerous Maid” & “What Does the Bee Do?”

Boardwalk Empire – “A Dangerous Maid” So I didn’t do any blogging last week so I’m kind of doing double-duty this week to catch up. So first I’m going over last week’s episode before moving on to this week’s. So apparently a little thing like pregnancy will not keep clothes on Lucy Danziger! Between this … Continue reading

The American (2010)

The American (2010) — For better or worse this is more the movie I though Jim Jarmusch’s The Limits of Control would be and as such, I liked it rather more than that movie. It has a sort of throwback feel to it, like low-key character driven Eurpoean movies from the 1950s and 1960s.  Hell … Continue reading

The Limits of Control (2009)

The Limits of Control (2009) — So I’m generally a big fan of the films of Jim Jarmusch but this one just didn’t do it for me. I’m not opposed to deliberate pacing or minimal dialogue but I felt like I was missing something this whole movie.  Like I just didn’t get it or whatever.  … Continue reading