writer: Scott Silver


The Synopsis: A gritty character study of Arthur Fleck, a man disregarded by society. The Review: While Joker's director, Todd Phillips, may be more well known for his comedies today (The Hangover, Old School), this film seems to be a return to Phillips’ darker character sketches from his 1990s [...]

The Finest Hours

"The Finest Hours" is a riveting movie in its telling of the true story of a rescue mission at sea in 1952. The special effects, which focus on the imperiled tanker at sea and the rescue boat that is sent out to their aid in a raging storm, are executed with movie-making skill. The tanker has been [...]

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 [...]

8 Mile

With an over-abundance of profanity, sex and violence you should stay at least 8 miles away from this [...]