‘The Intruder’ is bogged down by conventions, cliches, and utter boredom

Charles Peck (Dennis Quaid) is one of those guys who simply can’t let go. He sells his historical family estate located next to Napa Valley to a young couple (Michael Ealy and Meegan Goode) looking to start a family, but he finds it hard to leave the house. He mows the lawn, leaves most of … More ‘The Intruder’ is bogged down by conventions, cliches, and utter boredom

‘Avengers: Endgame’ is a masterful piece of filmmaking from The Russo Brothers

“I love you, 3000.”  This is what one character says to another in the Marvel finale, Avengers: Endgame, and it’s fitting if my review space here were limited to only a few words. Spectacular. Soulful. Heartfelt. Rousing. All of these words fit the bill when describing Anthony and Joseph Russo’s three hour extravaganza that marks … More ‘Avengers: Endgame’ is a masterful piece of filmmaking from The Russo Brothers

‘Point Blank’ screenwriter Adam G. Simon doesn’t remake movies, he re-imagines them

Adam G. Simon is intense. When you are on the phone with this guy, the connection between cell phones feels like a sizzling piece of dynamite just waiting to explode. The man is a proud live wire, unapologetic about what he says or how he says it. The thing about intensity, though, is that it … More ‘Point Blank’ screenwriter Adam G. Simon doesn’t remake movies, he re-imagines them

The Frank O. Pinion Radio Dose (AUDIO): ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Avengers: Endgame’ discussion

This week, I was back on The Large Morning Show in the Afternoon after a one week hiatus. Accompanied by my muscle, the seven-year-old Vinny in the lobby, I took to the studio with a plan to do a mix of television and movies. Right off the bat, Frank mentioned HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” and … More The Frank O. Pinion Radio Dose (AUDIO): ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Avengers: Endgame’ discussion