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  • House of Games

    House of Games

    ★★★½

    Decent late '80s drama crime thriller about a successful psychiatrist getting in deep with a con man. I didn't love it because the dialogue was very 1940s neo noir style which must have been a creative choice by writer and director David Mamet. That style of dialogue took me out of the movie but I was still invested in where it was going. I basically figured out where the plot was going which also brought my rating down but it…

  • You Lucky Dog

    You Lucky Dog

    The second ever Disney Channel Original Movie aka DCOM and it was really bad. I liked Kirk Cameron on the sitcom Growing Pains but he just comes off really flat here. The premise isn't awful for a DCOM but it just doesn't have that classic DCOM formula which involves starring a teen. I guess they figured Kirk Cameron was still young but he had to be at least 27 years old in this.

    For some reason I originally thought this…

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  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    The Grand Budapest Hotel

    ★★★★

    After watching The Grand Budapest Hotel it is quite apparent that Wes Anderson gets to keep his title as the longest reigning Hipster Movie Director World Champion.

    I haven't seen too many Wes Anderson movies but I understand his style and I like his work from what I have seen. This movie was pretty good with great subtle and not so subtle humor. I didn't like it as much as his last movie "Moonrise Kingdom", but I did think this…

  • 3:15

    3:15

    ★★★

    1980s High School gang movie starring Adam Baldwin. I originally started watching this on Netflix thinking it was another movie named Tuff Turf (1985) starring James Spader. I'm not sure if it was a mistake by me or if Netflix just had it under the wrong title.

    Overall it isn't an awful movie, but if I had to compare the two considering they are somewhat similar movies that came out the same year I would totally go with Tuff Turf.…