While there is nothing offensively bad about General Education, the sheer blandness of the entire production makes this one of the more miserable films I’ve had to sit through in a long time.
In the great tradition of female phone sex comedies comes…oh wait, there was that breast-feeding mom in Short Cuts and Spike Lee’s bargain basket DVD, Girl 6, so perhaps the genre has been waiting For A Good Time, Call… to come along before Hollywood starts conceiving copy cats.
In a Hollywood dominated by Dark Knights, Avengers, or any project with the potential for multiple Roman numerals after the title, it is a delight to see Sundance darling, For A Good Time, Call…, get a mainstream studio release.
Parenting is not something you are taught, but something you learn. We all have been brought up different within our own families and when we meet the right person we want to make our own new family to grow and share life with.
There’s always been something haunting about the world of stop-motion animation. Since the success of The Nightmare Before Christmas, the painstakingly slow process of producing and shooting a stop-motion animation film inherently becomes a topic of conversation.
Academy Award®–nominated writer/director Peter Hedges (“Dan in Real Life,” What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?”) brings enchantment to the screen with “The Odd Life of Timothy Green
Superhero reboots are nothing new. The most anticipated movie of the summer, The Dark Knight Rises, is a proud addition to a Batman franchise that turns over leads faster than Bond films.
We (and by we, I mean the ladies of the world) have all seen the trailers… Matthew McConaughey charismatically goading the women of the audience suggesting they may be “law breakers.” We’ve seen the teasing, glammed up shots of barely dressed, SUPER attractive men poised on stage to shake their money-makers literally.
There are times we take things for granted and do not look deeper into the “why” of the actions of people around us. Is there something being hidden or kept out of our view?