A buddy film with arresting landscape.
Directors: Aaron Katz (Cold Weather), Martha Stephens (Pilgrim Song)
Screenplay: Katz, Stephens
Cast: Earl Lynn Nelson (Pilgrim Song), Paul Eenhorn (This is Martin Bonner)
Runtime: 95 min.
by John DeSando
John and Linda make some sense of a challenging sci-fi.
John and Johnny preview the musical, Guys and Dolls, being screened at the Gateway Film Center, Sunday, September 7 at 2 PM. Lunch/movie special in the Torpedo Room beginning at noon.
Summer sci-fi at its rollicking best.
Guardians of the Galaxy
Director: James Gunn (Super)
Screenplay: Gunn, Nicole Perlman (from Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning comic book)
Cast: Chris Pratt (Her), Zoe Saldana (Avatar)
Runtime: 121 min.
“So here we are: a thief, two thugs, an assassin and a maniac. But we're not going to stand by as evil wipes out the galaxy. I guess we're stuck together, partners.” Peter Quill (Chris Pratt)
May this movie rest in peace.
On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases The Identical and Frank, new Blu-rays Draft Day and Moms' Night Out, and more.
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The Congress is an enjoyable sci-fi mess.
John and Elizabeth find joy in the suffering of Fr. James.
Film reviewed: Calvary
by host John DeSando with guest, Elizabeth Toulan
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Calvary (2014)Faith and forgiveness
Written and directed by John Michael McDonaghStarring Brendan Gleeson, Kelly Riley and Chris O’Dowd
“I think that forgiveness has been highly underrated.” - Fr. James Lavelle, Calvary
Director: Andrew Rossi (Page One: Inside The New York Times)
Cast: Andrew Delbanco
Runtime: 90 min.
“Opportunity means making college more affordable.” Barack Obama
On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases The November Man and Life of Crime, new Blu-rays Blended and Belle, and more.
John asks Johnny about his interest in Debra Winger.
John and Kevin differ about Woody Allen's new romantic comedy, Magic in the Moonlight.
Film reviewed: Magic in the Moonlight
by host John DeSando with guest Kevin Carr
It's Irish, it's Catholic, it's memorable.
On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Sin City: A Dame to Kill For and If I Stay, new Blu-rays The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and Fading Gigolo, and more.
He's not Pacino.
John and Johnny, inspired by the Woodman's recent romantic comedy, Magic in the Moonlight, discuss active directors in their '70's and '80's.
John and Helmut marvel at Linklater's epic Boyhood.
Film reviewed: Boyhood
by host John DeSando with guest Helmut Kremling
"There's magic in the web of it." Shakespeare
On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases The Expendables 3 and The Giver, new Blu-rays Muppets Most Wanted and Haunted House 2, and more.