Haywire (2011)

Haywire (2011) – Well, the last time director Steven Soderbergh decided to cast a non-actor in the lead of one of his movies it was porn star Sasha Grey in the call girl drama The Girlfriend Experience. I fucking hated that movie so much. The… um, enthusiasm… that Grey brings to her normal line of … Continue reading

Gomorrah (2008)

Gomorrah (2008) — Between this and The Girlfriend Experience it was a week of getting disappointed by art house films for me…  This movie has several elements I like but they don’t come together in a way I would characterize as entertaining.  I saw a half-hour episode of Vanguard (really one of the best investigative … Continue reading

The Girlfriend Experience (2009)

The Girlfriend Experience (2009) — BOOOOOORRRRRRRING!  I didn’t really have expectations one way or the other for this movie but Steven Soderbergh tends to make interesting movies.  Not so much this time around.  Sacramento native and porn star Sasha Grey makes her acting debut (depending on whether or not what she normally does fits your … Continue reading