Forgotten Gem: Miller’s Crossing (*****) catching a star on the rise

"This film is a definite display of two of the best filmmakers of their time in Joel and Ethan Coen. They show all of the range that would later be used to make some of the films which I really enjoyed, even if there were still those weird one offs that still haven't grabbed me. "

Fifty Shades Freed (**) These kids are like rabbits

When they're not working the conjugal railroad, they are showing they haven't had even the most basic conversations that couples might have had on even a second date. Things that most people talk about in casual conversation hit these two like a third act surprise.

Fifty Shades of Grey (***) attempts to level the playing field

Fifty Shades of Grey - 2015 Director Sam Taylor-Johnson Starring Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Jennifer Ehle, Eloise Mumford, Victor Rasuk, Luke Grimes, Rita Ora, Max Martini, Callum Keith Rennie, Andrew Airlie, Dylan Neal, Marcia Gay Harden Screenplay Kelly Marcel based on the book by E.L. James After so many words stated both pro and con about the worthiness and value of this romance story disguised as a sex movie, … Continue reading Fifty Shades of Grey (***) attempts to level the playing field