Timothee Chalamet takes ‘Beautiful Boy’ to another level

David Sheff (Steve Carell) doesn’t know what to do. A successful freelance writer with a beautiful family, David seemingly has it all, but there’s just one thing: his oldest son, Nicholas (Timothee Chalamet), is addicted to crystal meth and it’s ruining not only his life, but many lives around him. Beautiful Boy is a hard … More Timothee Chalamet takes ‘Beautiful Boy’ to another level

‘The Sisters Brothers’ is a John C. Reilly showcase

Back in the treacherous times of the Old West, it was every man for himself. You lived and died more by your gun than your word, so it helped to have an older brother to keep you safe. For Charlie Sisters (Joaquin Phoenix), having an older brother like Eli (John C. Reilly) allowed him to … More ‘The Sisters Brothers’ is a John C. Reilly showcase

‘The Old Man and The Gun’ is a classy Robert Redford finale

The first time I watched Robert Redford, it was with my dad. The film was called Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, and there was something about this golden-haired young actor that instantly caught my attention. My dad succinctly made it clear, telling me the secret behind Redford’s genius: “you can never let let them … More ‘The Old Man and The Gun’ is a classy Robert Redford finale

’Bad Times at The El Royale’ is a good-looking yet hollow Tarantino ripoff

When Quentin Tarantino made bad people cool to watch back in 1994 with Pulp Fiction, every ambitious filmmaker in town suddenly saw a way into the Hollywood circus. Tarantino’s scheme took a twist with 2015’s The Hateful Eight. Write a plot with a bevy of mischievous characters, hire well-known talent to play the parts, throw … More ’Bad Times at The El Royale’ is a good-looking yet hollow Tarantino ripoff