Exile at the Movies – AVATAR

AVATAR Opened Dec 18. 2009 Starring: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana Sigourney Weaver Stephen Lang Michelle Rodriguez Giovanni Ribisi Written & Directed by James Cameron James Cameron’s 15-year journey to make Avatar has finally reached the screen. He had to wait ten years for the technology existed for him to tell the story as he really wanted it. He spent a year developing the language and culture of the Na’vi, the giant tribal inhabitants of the forested moon of Pandora and the humans who ventured for 6 years in suspended animation to explore and exploit their world. Now if he only … Continue reading

Who Watches the Watchmen

For nearly 3 hours I sat, in the dark, with this beautiful woman, a woman I waited years to be with… and then she proceeded to give me a hand job, a hand job that, while technically proficient failed utterly at its true purpose, and failed in giving the intended conclusion. No Happy Ending I just described my experience with the film “WATCHMEN”. It was gorgeous to look at, and in the end had little heart in what it was doing. That is not to say there weren’t moments I enjoyed, it just didn’t truly fulfill on its intentions or … Continue reading