Posts Tagged ‘Laura Linney’
Though it chooses to cut its story thread in strange places, "Sully" is still an engrossing tale of an unremarkable man who did an extraordinary thing.
INDIANAPOLIS!! WIN PASSES TO SEE SULLY, Wednesday September 7th 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 Tom Hanks movie? Synopsis: On January 15, 2009, the world witnessed the “Miracle on the […]
A lame-brained summer movie with little to offer anyone who doesn't already love these half-shell heroes, and even for converts, it's a tough sell.
No, it’s not another “Monsters Inc.” prequel. It’s a biopic about one of the world’s most well-known pilots. “Sully” is cleared for takeoff to come to a theater near you on September 9, 2016. Tom Hanks will portray Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger. In 2009, some birds got into the engine of Sullenberger’s plane. Sullenberger was able to safely splash […]
"Mr. Holmes" is a fascinating exploration of the hero myth when the hero has lost his grasp on the very thing that made him revered.
Peter Weir's eerily prescient take on the invasive nature of media made good use of Jim Carrey's early manic comic persona.
Well-acted but ineptly plotted, this look at Julian Assange and his anti-secrecy crusade is a better idea for a movie than the one they made.
Enjoyable in its pieces, but I wish "Hyde Park on Hudson" had a better sense of itself.
French actor. British spies. U.S. presidents. German dentist. Alaskan wolves. Indonesian thugs. Japanese chefs. Bengal tigers. It's Nick's best & worst of 2012.
I enjoyed "Hyde Park on Hudson" for what it was. But I wish the film had a better sense of itself.
"You Can Count On Me" — a compelling, sometimes comic story about contradictory siblings — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
"Man of the Year" — where Robin Williams is to topical comedy as Lawrence Welk is to smoking jazz — continues Nick Rogers' look at the worst films of 2000-2009.
"The Mothman Prophecies" — a campfire-ready chiller whose embers glow long after it's over — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
"Love Actually" — writer/director Richard Curtis' feel-good tonic — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.