• Entertainment Rants

    Finding Connection

    I had a discussion with somebody once about movies now compared to movies from my childhood (1970s–80s), and she said you tended to have a fondness – out of nostalgia – for things you grew up with. I thought about…

  • Entertainment Rants

    MovieRant: Star Wars – The Farce Awakens

    Movies such as Star Wars: The Farce Awakens make me angry.   It’s endemic of contemporary Hollywood: looks great, slickly directed, wonderful special effects, but thin on story, driven by contrivance and, hey, that’s okay apparently, because that’s the standard…