Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Star Rating: 4 out of 5 stars A few years ago I had the privilege to watch a very funny film by first time director Martin McDonagh. In Bruges told the story of two hitmen hiding out in the city of Bruges in Belgium after one of their hits go awry. It was a fantastic … Continue reading Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

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Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Star Rating: 5 out of 5 In 1976 a show was broadcast on NBC called The Gong Show, hosted by Chuck Barris. Chuck Barris has a long history of involvement with game shows. In 1965 Barris created the immensely popular The Dating Game in which contestants would ask a series of questions to three hidden bachelors or bachelorettes … Continue reading Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Don Verdean

Star Rating: 3 out of 5 If you were a child at some point in the 1990's, chances are good you have experienced a little movie called  Napoleon Dynamite (2004) written and directed by Jared Hess and starring Jon Heder. A few years later you might have been graced with Hess's second movie Nacho Libre (2006) starring Jack Black. … Continue reading Don Verdean