Tag Archive | Jennifer Lawrence

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 1 (2014)

Review by-Jarrett Leahy After sabotaging the Capitol’s illustrious Quarter Quell, Katniss is rescued by the rebellion and whisked away to safe confines of the underground fortress of District 13. But as she tries to recover from the latest infliction of physical and emotional scars, Katniss soon learns that the leaders of the rebellion have bigger […]

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

Review by-Jarrett Leahy In 1973, a military program was given the green light to create Sentinels, highly sophisticated robots whose sole purpose was to protect humans from what the government saw as the ever-growing threat of mutants. Now fifty years later, these Sentinels have dangerously evolved to hunt down not only mutants, but any humans […]

Top 6 Lists-Female Directed Films (2000-14)

List by-Jarrett Leahy Watching Nicole Holofcener’s charming little romantic comedy Enough Said reminded me yet again how few women are actively working in Hollywood.  Even in 2014, the road for female directors is still a difficult uphill climb with only a small handful cracking the Hollywood good ol’ boy network.  Examining the 100 top box office films […]