Category Archive: Review Types

The Decelerators

We now interrupt our indeterminate hiatus to actually discuss a film: The Decelerators by Mark Slutsky. Lest anyone get too excited about my return to blogging, it’s a short film, a five-minute short… Continue reading

The Arrested Development Documentary Project

Just when you thought it was safe… So, I watched a movie today, and my reaction to it was strong enough that I actually sat down and started writing some feedback on Amazon… Continue reading

The Elaborate End of Robert Ebb

Sunday Single Sentence review: A simple yet effective Franco-British short about a security guard who meets his end after getting stuck in an elaborate monster costume that he donned to scare a colleague,… Continue reading

The Mask of Zorro

I’d considered doing away with Saturday Replay as a “thing”, and using the just passed Potter Week+ as a demarcation point, (since I’d seen all eight of those movies before.) Of course, the… Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

Potter Week+: The Sorcerer’s Stone | The Chamber of Secrets | The Prisoner of Azkaban | The Goblet of Fire | The Order of the Phoenix | The Half-Blood Prince Sunday Single Sentence… Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

As I mentioned a couple of weeks ago I’ve been thinking about changing things up here at One Movie Each Day. So in the interest of keeping things interesting, I’ve decided to set my… Continue reading

Surveillant

Sunday Single Sentence review: Today’s movie, Surveillant, a 2012 French-Canadian short, is neatly directed and features some very clever cinematic techniques, but the narrative, (focusing on yet another front in the ancient conflict… Continue reading

Bad Teacher

Cameron Diaz portrays what might be the least likable protagonist in movie history in today’s movie, Bad Teacher. Her character, Elizabeth Halsey, is a pot-smoking gold-digger who’s primary ambition is to scam her way to… Continue reading

Noreen

As I seem to mention every time I watch one, I’m not a big fan of dark comedies. However, I’m starting to think that they’re a genre particularly well suited to a short… Continue reading

Love

They say that variety is the spice of life…. Oh, you know the drill…. I now present this, brief, thirtieth edition of Wednesday Weirdness. Aggressively boring, pretentious twaddle, but, by God, it is… Continue reading

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Today’s movie is one that’s intrigued me since I first saw the trailer quite some time ago. It’s the type of movie that I immediately suspected that I would love, or it would… Continue reading

Quiz Show

Today’s movie is Quiz Show, the 1994 dramatization of the quiz show scandals of the 1950’s, directed by Robert Redford. I vaguely remember when the movie came out, and being somewhat interested in… Continue reading