Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them opens the Potter world (****1/2)

Before we go any further, I have to say this: I love this movie.

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Pacific Rim: Where do you want to die?

Pacific Rim - 2013 Director Guillermo Del Toro Starring Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi, Charlie Day, Robert Kazinsky, Max Martini, Ron Perlman Screenplay Del Toro and Travis Beacham Once Guillermo Del Toro decided to forego The Hobbit series of movies, the concept kind of lost steam for me.  After I saw the first film, it was apparent why.  Jackson was creative in … Continue reading Pacific Rim: Where do you want to die?

Drive starts out in the fast lane; ends up in the ditch

Drive - 2011 Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn Starring Ryan Gosling, Albert Brooks, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Ron Perlman, Christina Hendricks, Oscar Isaac Written by Hossein Amini based on Drive by James Sallis There is a scene at the beginning of Drive that is as clever as any car chase I have seen.  Acting as driver for a … Continue reading Drive starts out in the fast lane; ends up in the ditch