Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Directed by Martin McDonagh Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is a bit of a mess, both the situation and the movie itself.  It can still be incredibly entertaining at times, but it doesn't quite hold together.  There are too many intriguing characters with not enough screentime, a few heavy-handed dialogue exchanges, plenty of action to … Continue reading Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Me and Orson Welles (2008)

Directed by Richard Linklater Me and Orson Welles is a very neat movie.  It's a melodrama about a series of romances, all involving our young hero, Richard Samuels (Zac Efron).  The first romance involves his admirations for the arts, expressed through his mentorship with Orson Welles (Christian McKay).  The second involves romantic feelings for Sonja … Continue reading Me and Orson Welles (2008)