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Rob Reiner

TIFF – LBJ (2016)

No one has ever been sure what to do with Lyndon Baines Johnson, the 36th President of the United States. He fell between the unforgettable John F. Kennedy and the infamous Richard M. Nixon, a hard place to land. As a Texan Senator he…

The Wolf Of Wall Street (2013)

There are two criticisms that I've seen repeatedly levelled at The Wolf Of Wall Street, the latest movie from Martin Scorsese that continues his successful working relationship with Leonardo DiCaprio. The first is that, at three hours, it's…

The Sure Thing (1985)

Teen movies can be fun. Road movies can be fun. But I can't think of too many teen road movies that end up being any good (though do feel free to let me know of any obvious titles I may have forgotten), and I certainly can't think of any…

Top 10 Novel To Film Adaptations

Two very different mediums can lead to two very different results, it's long been known that adapting a successful novel into movie form doesn't automatically lead to great success. For every Twilight there's the underwhelming performance…

The American President (1995)

An entertaining look at a difficult time in the life of the President Of The United States, with Martin Sheen in a prominent role, and Aaron Sorkin providing the words. Nope, it's not "The West Wing" but it's obvious, considering the talent…