November 2017 in Film

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… happy December! Here’s a look back at what was watched in November. New-to-me viewings: 7 Re-watches: 1 Total for November: 8 Total for 2017, so far: 214 I thought last month was low… eight may be my lowest month ever! The new-to-me list: California (1947) Backfire (1950) Out of the Fog (1941) Upper World (1934) Flesh and … Continue reading November 2017 in Film

Modern Movies: September 2017

Modern Movies is back! I haven’t done one of these since April, but last month I watched a handful of recent films I wanted to briefly share my thoughts on. Here are September’s mini-reviews! Dunkirk (2017), written and directed by Christopher Nolan I’m glad I managed to see this before it left theaters. It’s definitely one that needs to be watched on the big screen. … Continue reading Modern Movies: September 2017

August 2017 in Film

September is here, and I don’t know about you all, but I’m definitely ready for fall (my favorite time of year)! The weather is getting chillier, the leaves will soon begin to change… but before we start pulling out our jackets, constructing Halloween costumes, or trekking to the cider mill, let’s take a look back at August. New-to-me viewings: 25 Re-watches: 1 Total for August: … Continue reading August 2017 in Film

Modern Movies: February 2017

Welcome to this month’s Modern Movies, featuring mini-reviews of the films I watched in February which were released after 1970. Missing from this post are Our Song (2000) and Savage Grace (2007), which will be getting full reviews for FilmStruck Friday. On to the films! The 1989 World Tour Live (2016) – I attended the 1989 Tour when it came to Detroit, so it was fun … Continue reading Modern Movies: February 2017