…Never Surrender

“Dunkirk” is a bit of a detour from the usual summer fare, in the best way possible. It’s not in 3D. It’s not a sequel. It’s not meant to launch a franchise. The setting is a real place, and the story is real. Told with an ensemble cast on a large-scale that harkens back to…

…take a leap of faith

The thing with trilogies is that by the time you get around to part three, everyone’s pretty much made up their mind about the series. So, in reality a filmmaker could coast (or bloat the heck out of a plot Spider-Man 3…you know what you did).  However, we’re of course talking about Christopher Nolan and…

…Dream On

Lost—a word used quite often in descriptions of director and writer Christopher Nolan’s blockbuster film, “Inception.” But don’t worry, in this case it’s not necessarily a bad thing. In “Inception” Nolan creates a maze and guides us through it.  Dom Cobb (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a professional dream infiltrator and thief who is trying to find a way…