Posts Tagged ‘paul dano’


by Christopher Lloydon December 17, 2013
One of the year's best films, "Prisoners" is a psychological drama/thriller that is wound tighter than an alarm clock ready to go off.

12 Years a Slave

by Christopher Lloydon October 30, 2013
This powerful look at the brutality of slavery is sure to set off emotions and conversations.


by Christopher Lloydon September 19, 2013
This intricately plotted mystery thriller goes continually sideways from expectations, resulting in a dark, brooding gem.


by Christopher Lloydon January 1, 2013
Though the story may get a little screwy toward the end, this ambitious time-traveling drama is one of 2012's most audacious films.

Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Oct. 30

by Jessica Sieffon October 29, 2012
Election season gets down and dirty with Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis in "The Campaign" and Paul Dano is a struggling writer whose words come to life, literally, in "Ruby Sparks" on DVD & Blu-ray this week.


by Christopher Lloydon September 27, 2012
A grandly ambitious sci-fi drama that is more likely to be admired than adored.

Ruby Sparks

by Austin Lugaron August 3, 2012
A young writer's perfect dreamgirl comes to life, and it only gets more awkward from there.

Cowboys & Aliens

by Christopher Lloydon July 28, 2011
Instead of kitschy fun, we get a Western-meets-sci-fi flick that takes itself way more seriously than any movie with a title like "Cowboys & Aliens" ought to.

The Extra Man

by Austin Lugaron December 3, 2010
Not even Kevin Kline can save this very bland movie.

Knight and Day

by Christopher Lloydon November 30, 2010
Audiences were unkind to "Knight and Day," Tom Cruise's most purely entertaining movie since "Jerry Maguire."