Posts Tagged ‘Dermot Mulroney’
Robert De Niro and Zac Efron do the "Hangover" thing, playing a hard-partying grandfather and his tag-along grandkid.
By twisting usual gotcha-scare geometry just enough to goose you and thoughtfully mulling the psychology of paranormal belief, this prequel proves the best of its bunch.
"August: Osage County" is a splendidly acted family melodrama that too often shows its stage roots.
Despite its TV Movie of the Week feel, "Big Miracle" is a smart, tenderhearted flick suitable for the whole family.
It's not "Taken" with wolves or "He Fought a Zoo." It's a mostly masterful meditation on mourning and the value of dying in the company of that which calms us.
"About Schmidt" — in which Jack Nicholson wisely mutes his ego, vanity and virility — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.