Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

All week long I’ve been reviewing the Harry Potter films in what I’ve cleverly called Potter Week+. If this is the first you’re hearing of this, I’d recommend you take a moment and… Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

The irresistible force that is PotterWeek+ kicks off the second half with the fifth chapter of the epic fantasy series. If this is the first you’ve seen of the series, you might want… Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Potter Week+ at One Movie Each Day rolls right into Thursday with this, fourth installment. I’m finding these reviews are far more self-referential than normal, so before reading this one you might want to… Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Not even Wednesday Weirdness can stand in the face of cinematic extravaganza that was the Harry Potter film series. As such Potter Week+ continues as with the third installment, Harry Potter and the… Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Potter Week+ continues as I take a look at the second film in the series, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. For those interested in continuity you may wish to begin at… 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


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

The Naked Gun

For today’s Saturday Replay I decided to re-visit a movie that I recall was a real favorite of mine when I was in middle school, The Naked Gun. I hadn’t seen this police spoof… 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


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


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