Category Archives: Biopic

Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

Bohemian Rhapsody chronicles the formation of the band, Queen, right up to their legendary appearance at the Live Aid concert, July 13th, 1985. I’ll start by saying I enjoyed it. Is it formulaic? Yes. This sticks closely to the ro...

First Man (2018)

You’d think there wouldn’t be much of a story to tell here, right? Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past forty-nine years, you know that on July 20th 1969, Neil Armstrong made history by being the first man on the mo...

Jackie (2016)

Starring: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig, Billy Crudup, John Hurt, Richard E. Grant Directed by: Pablo Larraín Written by: Noah Oppenheim Rating: R Running Time: 1 hr 40 min. Two Cents: On this trip to the movies I...

Sully (2016)

Starring: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney, Mike O’Malley Directed by: Clint Eastwood Written by: Todd Komarnicki Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 1 hr. 36 min Two Cents: Phew! That’s a relief, Sully is bloody brilliant! Th...

Trumbo (2015)

Starring: Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane, Helen Mirren, Louis C.K., John Goodman, Michael Stuhlbarg Directed by: Jay Roach Written by: John McNamara Rating: R Running Time: 2 hr. 4 min Two Cents: Trumbo is a film that tries to blend t...