director: David O. Russell

Joy

"Joy" is based on a true story about a young woman (played by Jennifer Lawrence) who believes in herself when no one else, other than her grandmother, does. Joy has been inventive since she was a child and even invented a better dog collar for her dog so it wouldn't choke the dog like the last one [...]

American Hustle

This fictional film, set in the late seventies and a little beyond, deals with the realities of a corrupt con man and a woman he falls in love with, Sydney, portrayed by Amy Adams. Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale) preys on people who want to invest little and gain a lot in return, and people who [...]

The Fighter

"The Fighter" is a realistic drama with strong performances from all, particularly the lead three of Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale and Amy Adams. Wahlberg plays Micky Ward, a talented boxer who is guided by his elder brother Dicky (Bale). Dicky came close to being a champion boxer but drugs and [...]

I Heart Huckabees – Edited

April 12, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

I didn't really get this movie. But from what I gather, this movie is all about finding yourself and your true happiness. There are two "organizations" that are hired out to people who need "existential" help. What they do is follow you around and take notes on your life and eventually try to help [...]

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