Edward Norton

Birdman: Or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance

February 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

One can easily disagree with the Academy’s decisions when it comes to honoring movies, and this year’s Academy Awards were no different. I think, however, that by awarding “Birdman” with an award for Best Film they did truly honor a movie that is [...]

Final details for “Birdman” have just come in

February 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

In only a few short weeks you will have the chance to see Birdman in your own home, as Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has scheduled a Blu-Ray and DVD version of the movie for release in February, just before the Academy Awards. Now, the studio [...]

Kingdom Of Heaven

May 16, 2006 // 0 Comments

In the summer of 2005, Ridley Scott's epic film "Kingdom of Heaven" was released to mixed reviews and dismal box office. 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment now presents the film in a massive, Four-Disc Director's Cut Edition that will [...]

The Italian Job

October 3, 2005 // 0 Comments

The not-so recent trend in Hollywood of remaking older movies and television shows for a new generation has spawned a new breed of movie watcher: The person who's seen the original. These specific people enjoyed another victory in 2003 when Paramount [...]

The Score

December 4, 2001 // 0 Comments

Every once in a while a movie comes along that has apparently been overlooked by audiences in theaters and when you get to watch it, you want to tell the world about it, because it really is very good. "The Score" is such a movie. A superb [...]

Keeping The Faith

November 1, 2000 // 0 Comments

Math doesn’t work in Hollywood the way that it does in the rest of the world. For example, you’d think that Edward Norton + Ben Stiller starring in a film + Norton’s directing debut would equal a great movie. Unfortunately, it only equals a mediocre [...]

Fight Club

May 10, 2000 // 0 Comments

A lot of controversy has surrounded the release of "Fight Club" both as a novel and the subsequent film by David Fincher. While the reason for the controversy can be easily spotted in the works, I found it generally less problematic after seeing [...]

American History X

May 16, 1999 // 0 Comments

Some films offer us a view of real life which makes us smile or chuckle to ourselves as we view ourselves in this reflection, and begin to contemplate the common threads in human existence. However, some films have the power to hold a mirror to the [...]