Movies Review

Wall Street

The Movie: “Wall Street” still stands as one of the most popular movies of the 1980’s, with its focus on “Greed Is Good” and the fine performances from Charlie Sheen and Michael Douglas. Sheen stars as Bud Fox, a young stockbroker who has dreams of being bigger and wealthier than Read more…

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The Long Run

The Movie: “The Long Run” is a small, low-key story that’s well-told and well-acted; while not flawless, it’s a refreshing piece. The film stars Armin Mueller-Stahl (“Shine”) as Bertold Bohmer, a German who lives Pretoria, South Africa and trains runners for a very tough marathon that takes place every year. Read more…

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Confidence

The Movie: An electric con artist caper that was completely overlooked at the box office (despite well-done trailers and posters), “Confidence” isn’t anything groundbreaking in the genre, but it’s still an intelligent picture that’s a lot better than most of what’s in theaters today. The latest from “Glengarry Glen Ross” Read more…

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The Matrix

In Short: Prepare to be amazed. The film: A few years back the Wachowski Brothers made their debut with “Bound”. I must admit, I stumbled into the theater not knowing what to expect from the film and walked out simply floored; “Bound” was, and still is, one of those films Read more…

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Genie Gets Her Wish

The film: BMG Music first impressed me with the DVD release ofTime Out With Britney Spears, a feature-packed DVD of what I considered to be high quality. “Genie Gets Her Wish” is about the same presentation – the biggest piece is a lengthy documentary about the history of the singer, Read more…