Trouble with the Curve

Rating: 3 of 5  

Maybe I don’t watch enough dramas, but Trouble with the Curve feels a little like a more traditional sports movie, like from the 80s and 90s. The kind that don’t exist anymore. Maybe it’s because it has all the elements of an old school sports movie (like I knew exactly how it . . . → more

Moneyball

Rating: 3.25 of 5  

Moneyball is not your typical sports-inspirational movie. And I guess that’s to be expected from Aaron Sorkin. Though, I can’t remember if Sorkin wrote the draft that Sony abandoned or if he came in and rewrote it after Sony abandoned a different draft. Either way, the movie has a flavor of Sorkin’s . . . → more

Leatherheads

Rating: 3.75 of 5  

The best thing about having seen Leatherheads is that now I get to post my Summer movie preview list.

The second best thing about Leatherheads is that it’s a great movie. It succeeds in doing everything it attempts, managing to be funny and witty, charming and clever, whimsical and fun to watch.

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