A new comedy from Academy Award®-nominated director Jason Reitman (“Up in the Air”) and Academy Award®-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody (“Juno”).
A magical shamisen (a ‘three-stringed’ Japanese banjo-type instrument) enables a young Kubo to animate swirls of paper into origami and illustrate tales of legendary samurai.
If one approaches a film with too many expectations, perhaps we are sure to be disappointed. The cast of this thriller (now available on DVD) encouraged me to approach it with pleasurable anticipation
Dir. George Miller, Australia/US, 2015, 120 mins Cast: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne When a film takes a while to come about, the results can range far and wide. Troubled production, difficulties among certain cast members, a long gestating story, re-shoots and disastrous previews were all aspects that surrounded George Miller’s return to his Mad Max franchise like a Tornado. So when Fury Road finally...