Iron Will

Hey kids, It’s been snowing here in #louisvilleky, and your mom has been having bad dreams, so I put in a lighthearted movie for her to fall asleep to. It’s one of her childhood favorites. I remember seeing this in the theaters and before going in, my sister saw the poster and said, “This isn’tContinue reading “Iron Will”

New Format: Movie Reviews for My Kids. A Reliable Source for What to Watch, What to Avoid, and What to Learn from the Movies I Love.

You’ve probably noticed that I’ve been posting a movie review each day on my Facebook wall. I’m going to bare my soul a little bit today, and introduce a new format. If my brief film commentaries annoy you or make your wall feel cluttered, feel free to block me or delete me or whatever itContinue reading “New Format: Movie Reviews for My Kids. A Reliable Source for What to Watch, What to Avoid, and What to Learn from the Movies I Love.”

11. The Hunt (Should You Watch It?)

I had no idea what I was in for with this movie, and if you haven’t seen a trailer, you likely will be surprised as well. It’s violent right out of the gate, but it’s also political – or A-political? – and tense with a smile. But… Should you watch it? You can listen onContinue reading “11. The Hunt (Should You Watch It?)”

9. American Made (Should You Watch It?)

Here’s a Tom Cruise movie that may have slipped past your radar, just like his character does in regard to every authority establishment in this historical biopic, American Made. It’s the story about Barry Seal, an ex-TWA pilot who gets recruited by the CIA to snap pictures of drug deals in Central America, but thenContinue reading “9. American Made (Should You Watch It?)”