Gone Girl (*****) won’t be ignored

Gone Girl - 2014 Director David Fincher Starring Rosamund Pike, Ben Affleck, Kim Dickens, Tyler Perry, Neil Patrick Harris, Carrie Coon, Missi Pyle, Sela Ward, Emily Ratajkowski, Patrick Fugit, Casey Wilson Screenplay Gillian Flynn based on her novel There is no better  director thank David Fincher. Really, no one even comes consistently close to what he … Continue reading Gone Girl (*****) won’t be ignored

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Fincher’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is artistically recreated

The Girl with the Dragon Tatoo - 2011 Directed by David Fincher Starring Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Robin Wright, Christopher Plummer,  Stellan Skarsgård Screenplay  Steven Zaillian From the moment it was revealed that David Fincher was going to remake the 2009 Swedish original of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, mixed feelings abound.  The first run through was … Continue reading Fincher’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is artistically recreated

I Don’t Have A Vote: Cool Papa E Picks The 84th Oscars

2012 Academy Awards Please don't let this be the year that the gimmicky French film wins.  I would prefer that the real masterpiece that took place in Paris, France take home the gold.  The rush to crown The Artist as Best Picture feels a little like the time we anointed Brokeback Mountain the movie of our times.  If it … Continue reading I Don’t Have A Vote: Cool Papa E Picks The 84th Oscars