Posts Tagged ‘chris cooper’
A well-intentioned film about the nuances of grief, "Demolition" tries its best to avert cliches but is largely unsuccessful.
INDIANAPOLIS!!! WIN PASSES TO SEE DEMOLITION, Tuesday April 5th at 7pm! 1) go to www.facebook.com/TheFilmYap. Share the post about this contest. 2) Go back to www.facebook.com/TheFilmYap and comment on the post about this contest and tell us what’s your favorite movie where a character dies? Synopsis: Davis (Jake Gyllenhaal), a successful investment banker, struggles after […]
Sometimes less really is more, and "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" suffers from an overabundance of plot and characters.
"August: Osage County" is a splendidly acted family melodrama that too often shows its stage roots.
In "This Boy's Life," Leonardo DiCaprio's leading-role debut, he acts as if announcing his career's mission statement — indicative of inevitable stardom.
Chris examines "Seabiscuit," the book and the movie, to see how a written work gets translated to the screen.
A joyous walk down memory lane for Gen X kids who can now bring their own moppets to see the Muppets.
An occasionally heavy-handed but effective drama about how corporate culture in America has gone seriously askew.
"Seabiscuit" — an exciting, tactful probe into the heart of the underdog principle — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
Ben Affleck gives an assured and confident performance both in front of and behind the camera in this crime drama.
"Remember Me" is a mess of a movie, but I respected some of the ambitious things the filmmakers tried to do.