Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989)

Directed by Stephen Herek Keanu Reeves has played a part in so many iconic movies over the last thirty years.  Here he is as the affable Ted, two years before playing the stoic Johnny Utah in Point Break.  Then you have Gus Van Sant's My Own Private Idaho, Speed, The Matrix, even The Replacements, and most recently the two John … Continue reading Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989)

The Death of Stalin (2017)

Directed by Armando Iannucci The Death of Stalin is a blend of comedy and Greek tragedy.  It's written/directed by Armando Iannucci, the man behind 2009's In the Loop and the HBO show Veep.  This time around he finds a new location and setting for his fast-talking, improv-heavy, insult-laden political comedy, 1953 in the Soviet Union. Many scenes … Continue reading The Death of Stalin (2017)