…keep rolling

Tomorrow we’ll wrap the 2015 Summer of Blockbusters with 2WC’s final judgments on the last few months of movies. Today, I thought I’d take the opportunity to look forward.

…dream big

For the cynical film goer, Disney’s “Tomorrowland” is an easy target. Its namesake is an other Disney World  attraction turned film and its premise is quintessentially optimistic Disney.


Alfonso Cuaron’s “Gravity,” is an awe-inspiring film.  Set in the stunningly beautiful, peace and tranquility of outerspace, “Gravity,” tells a simple tale of a fight for survival against impossible odds. Dr. Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock) is on her first space shuttle mission.  What starts as a routine spacewalk turns into a fight for her life, when…

…Pass It On

It’s hard to imagine life in the Hawaiian Islands being anything but paradise. Of course, reality exists everywhere, and in “The Descendants,” (directed by Alexander Payne, and based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings) we get a glimpse into the reality of the King family. Matt King (George Clooney) has been entrusted with a lot:…


I love travelling.  I love road trips, bus rides, train stations, and even airports, security and all, and tomorrow I get to sit in one for two hours! No, that’s not false enthusiasm. The only thing that I loathe about travelling is packing. I hate the fact that I have to guess at everything I…