Movie Reviews

J-Wire publishes reviews from Roz Tarszisz, Glen Falkenstein and James Berardinelli

Hell or High Water: a movie review from Glen Falkenstein

October 20, 2016 by  

It takes a lot to outdo Jeff Bridges and Chris Pine, even in the latter’s best performance to date. Ben Foster (Inferno, 3:10 to Yuma) does just that, and he’s a sight to behold. [Read more]

Café Society: A movie review from Glen Falkenstein

October 12, 2016 by  

Jesse Eisenberg, in a role Director Woody Allen would no doubt have played himself were he 40 years younger, moves to Hollywood in the guise of New York-native Bobby to work for his studio-heavyweight uncle Phil (Steve Carell), only to fall for Phil’s secretary Vonnie (Kristen Stewart). [Read more]

Joe Cinque’s Consolation – a movie review by Roz Tarszisz

October 10, 2016 by  

When Anu Singh was charged with the murder of her boyfriend Joe Cinque in 1997, it was a crime that shocked Australia.

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The Girl on the Train – a movie review by Roz Tarszisz

October 5, 2016 by  

If you discount the mobile phones, this modern whodunit could have been made over 20 years ago. It not that it’s out of date, but it’s more about ramped up tension than special effects.

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Sully – a movie review by Roz Tarszisz

September 7, 2016 by  

The real life event on which this film is based was dubbed Miracle on the Hudson and recreates memorable images of evacuated passengers standing on aircraft wings in the middle of the river.   [Read more]

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