Tess (1979) (mini-review++)

(If you’re curious, my review process. It’s also pasted at the end of this post. I don’t believe in Rotten Tomatoes. I just believe in me.) (***all-purpose SPOILER ALERT*** there may be some in this review) Tess (1979) acting 9 directing 8 effects 9 editing 8 writing 7 SW SCORE: 41 4.1 out of 5 […]

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Chinatown (mini-review++)

(If you’re curious, my review process. It’s also pasted at the end of this post. I don’t believe in Rotten Tomatoes. I just believe in me.) (***all-purpose SPOILER ALERT*** there may be some in this review) The mini-review: Chinatown acting 8 directing 8 effects 8 editing 8 writing 8 SW SCORE: 40 4 out of […]

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The Pianist (mini-review++)

(If you’re curious, my review process. It’s also pasted at the end of this post. I don’t believe in Rotten Tomatoes. I just believe in me.) (***all-purpose SPOILER ALERT*** there may be some in this review) The mini-review: The Pianist acting 10 directing 8 writing 8 effects 7 editing 7 SW score: 40 4 out […]

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Chinatown

I rolled off the assembly line in 1974. At the same time, a young Polish director named Roman Polanski, along with an exceptional scribe named Robert Towne and an American icon in the making named Jack Nicholson, gave birth to the classic called Chinatown. Many consider this Noir’s script to be flawless. Every line and […]

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Rosemary’s Baby

If you haven’t already seen Rosemary’s Baby (it was released in the 1970’s so it’s not like this warning even makes sense), you may not want to read this review. I’ll try to warn you when I can. Rosemary’s Baby, directed by Roman Polanski (academy award winning pedophile and statutory rapist), is brilliant. And it […]

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