The Dark Knight Rises

Dark Knight Rises | Christian Bale

Rating: 3.5 of 5  

After a while, when you’ve seen a few movies by certain directors, you learn their style so well that you can be impressed but few things are unexpected.

The Dark Knight Rises is a Christopher Nolan movie and so it’s very well made, structurally sharp, intelligent and takes the time to actually . . . → more

Terminator Salvation

Rating: 3.25 of 5  

The interesting thing about Terminator Salvation is that it really wasn’t John Connor’s movie. Christian Bale was a great John Connor. He was strong and focused and interesting. There was definitely development as he stepped more fully into his role as the leader of the resistance and struggled with the new reality . . . → more

The Prestige

Rating: 4 of 5  

The Prestige is an incredibly smart and intriguing film; very well made. It’s kind of like a magic trick because it tells you exactly what it’s going to do and then you’re still surprised and fascinated when it does it. Which is just masterful, to craft a film about magic that effects . . . → more