Review: Green Zone

Matt Damon And Paul Greengrass War film

A complicated subject matter boiled down into a simple action adventure, conspiracy, goodish vs. evilish movie that would have benefited from a bit more story. Paul Greengrass reteams with Matt Damon (both did the last two Bourne movies) to give us Green Zone, a story of one man trying to discover the truth about the […]

Review: Invictus

Nelson Mandela ends apartheid film

A story of one of the boldest public relations moves in history.  Morgan Freeman gives the performance he was born to play in a movie that is captivating, both historically and in the narrative. Most sports movies are about redemption, whether it’s an aging athlete trying to be relevant again, a team trying to prove […]

Review: The Informant!

Matt Damon plays Mark Whitacre

And yes, it is with the exclamation mark!  Steve Soderbergh, director of the hit and miss (Oceans 11 through 13; Full Frontal; Sex, Lies and Videotape; and Bubble), teams up with Matt Damon for a “true story” type movie…but it’s a comedy.  About corporate greed.  Giggling yet?  When Soderbergh is hitting (Out of Sight), he’s […]