Tag Archives: Whiplash

Oscars Predictions: Tale of the Journeyman

Oscars Predictions: Tale of the Journeyman

Imagine the classic wide shot of an actor sitting in front of the mirror removing his makeup and asking, “Who am I?” Hollywood can’t get more self-indulgent than this. The 87th Annual... 

Whiplash: Keeping to the Beat

Whiplash: Keeping to the Beat

Movie Review: Whiplash Familiar adages tend to spring up when a person loses their footing to find themselves stuck in the staid cusp of demotivation, or abject failure. Often lovingly (sometimes condescendingly)... 

Iron Man 2: Less than ironclad sequel

Iron Man 2: Less than ironclad sequel

Iron Man was smug, arrogant and yet charming because of its lead, Robert Downey Jr., who plays Tony Stark, the head of Stark Industries, a military company. In this sequel, Downey is still as magnetic...