Devil (2010)

Devil, released in 2010, is not a film that I was planning on reviewing in full. I put it on one afternoon simply because I’m on a mission to see all of Chris Messina’s films. I had a couple of hours to kill and wasn’t in the mood to do a serious/critical watch. And this was one of Netflix’s Messina offerings which I had not … Continue reading Devil (2010)

Monogamy (2010)

A note from Lindsey: If you’re interested in watching today’s film, it’s available to stream free of charge on Hulu! None of that Plus nonsense! Just plain Hulu! Theo (Chris Messina) is a wedding photographer who has grown tired of his job. He decides to start up a side business called “Gumshoot,” where he’ll be hired on by clients to essentially stalk them. The concept is less … Continue reading Monogamy (2010)

Star Spotlight: Chris Messina

This Tuesday, the third season of The Mindy Project begins! To remind you all that you should be watching TMP (Bonus: The show shares its initials with this blog), today I’m adding the incredibly talented Chris Messina to the Star Spotlight roster. Chris Messina Date of birth: August 11, 1974 Roles First role: Higgins in Rounders (1998) Most recent roles: George in Alex of Venice; … Continue reading Star Spotlight: Chris Messina

Ira & Abby (2006)

Ira Black (Chris Messina) is 33 years old and unhappy. He’s a Ph.D. candidate in psychology, but is having trouble writing his dissertation. He’s in an on/off relationship with a woman named Leah, and they don’t treat each other well. Though a student of psychology, he visits a psychologist himself, and has been for twelve years with little success. When we meet him, Ira is … Continue reading Ira & Abby (2006)

The Giant Mechanical Man (2012)

Late one night, after a particularly stressful day, I decided to unwind with a movie on Netflix. Having just finished catching up on The Mindy Project, I decided to see if the site had any of Chris Messina’s films available for streaming. Lo and behold, I stumbled upon The Giant Mechanical Man, which was filmed in none other than TMP’s very own home-city of Detroit! … Continue reading The Giant Mechanical Man (2012)