Tag Archive | Julianne Moore

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 […]

Non-Stop (2014)

Review by-Jarrett Leahy During a crowded transatlantic flight to London, an unknown passenger has hacked into the secure cell phone network of air marshal Bill Marks, threatening to kill a passenger every twenty minutes unless the airline wires $150,000,000 to an offshore bank account. Unsure which traveler the threats are coming from, Marks begins the […]

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 […]

Top 6 Lists: LGBT Characters-Last 25 Years

List by-Jarrett Leahy The overwhelming critical success of Dallas Buyers Club and Blue is the Warmest Color (the 2013 Cannes Film Festival Palme d’Or winner) is proof yet again that film is one of the leading modern art forms at the front line of helping people become more understanding and tolerant to alternative lifestyles.  Of […]