Valentine’s Day Time Machine: 5 Decades of Romantic Comedies

romcoms from 5 decades

What is a romantic comedy? Well, according to Wikipedia, they are “films with light-hearted, humorous plotlines, centered on romantic ideals such as that true love is able to surmount most obstacles.” Snore. How about, “movies that make you laugh and swoon.” Nailed it. Now “romcoms” have been around for a good long time. It’s easy […]

Review: Harry Brown

Michael Caine revenge flick

You’re immersed in a dreary and disgusting world of crime and chaos, where the only hope is a pensioner with a pistol. Michael Caine’s Harry Brown may be an old formula but it’s a welcome ride. Cain and newbie director Daniel Barber take us to a very bleak British suburb that we know exists but, […]