QUICK TAKES – 07.05.10

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009) Grade: B | 3rd Viewing After re-watching the latest Harry Potter film I found myself both excited and concerned for the upcoming final installments to the series. I’m…

QUICK TAKES – 06.27.10

The Road Grade: B+ | 1st Viewing John Hillcoat’s film gives more back story to its characters than Cormac McCarthy’s brilliant novel, but the overall effect is still virtually the same. The Road is a…

QUICK TAKES – 06.13.10

The Bourne Identity (2002) Grade: A- | 4th Viewing I think decades from now, the Bourne trilogy will be looked back on as a major transition point for American action movies. Very few films have…

Quick Takes – 06.06.10

Every week I watch many more films than the several that get full reviews. "Quick Takes" is a new feature that will allow me to share my thoughts on those other movies that I watched…