American Hustle: David O. Russell Does it Again

I’m not sure why I’m only getting around to writing this review now, but I figured I’d write something about American Hustle. American Hustle, released in 2013, is David O. Russell’s latest endeavor. His last two movies, Silver Linings Playbook and The Fighter happen to be two of my favorite films. Russell’s movies take you on great adventures that…

Saving Mr. Banks: Mary Poppins Revisited

**NO SPOILERS** Saving Mr. Banks is the story behind the making of the 1964 classic, Mary Poppins. It focuses on Walt Disney’s (played by the amazing Tom Hanks) efforts to procure the rights to the Mary Poppins character from P.L. Travers (played by the incredible Emma Thompson). The supporting cast includes Paul Giamatti, Colin Farrell,…

The Wolf of Wall Street: DiCaprio Never Ceases to Amaze

**NO SPOILERS** Ever since I saw the first trailer for The Wolf of Wall Street, I was looking forward to the movie. The movie, in brief, is about a charismatic and extremely motivated man, Jordan (played by DiCaprio) who plays the stock market, and deals with the life of endless money.Going into this movie, I…

Anchorman 2: A Good Time, Worth the Watch

**NO SPOILERS** When I heard that a sequel to Anchorman was being made I had mixed feelings. On one hand, I thoroughly enjoyed the first one, but on the other hand, sequels tend to be money grabs that cannot come close to living up to the original movie. Another thing that I was worried about…