5 Movies for People Who Hate Valentine’s Day

Films for people who hate valentine's day

Sorry romantics, some people really, really hate Valentine’s Day. Usually these people fall into two camps: 1)   Those that aren’t in a relationship and don’t need a reminder that they aren’t in one. 2)   Those that feel you should be doing something for your significant other all year round and don’t need a commercialized push […]

Review: Life of Pi

God, faith and survival

THE SETUP: A man (younger man Suraj Sharma, older man Irrfan Khan) recounts his life story, filled with stupid first names, sinking ships, survival at sea, a bengal tiger and finding God…or Gods. THE THOUGHTS: Reviewing a movie based on a book always has its challenges. On one side, if I didn’t read the book, […]

Review: Contagion

fear and a virus threaten the population

THE SETUP: A woman (Gwenyth Paltrow) returning from a business trip in Japan unknowingly starts a contagious disease chain-reaction that threatens the global population. This is the story of how the world, and individuals, react. I always knew Paltrow would cause the end of the world. THE THOUGHTS: OK, this is freaky. And I don’t […]