Review of Lovelace DVD starring Amanda Seyfried and Peter Sarsgaard

I love films about the seventies, but what I can’t stand are movies that attempt to make a movie about the seventies by ripping off better films about the seventies. Case and point “Lovelace” directed by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman (The Celluloid Closet) and starring Amanda Seyfried (Mama Mia) and Peter Sarsgaard (Green Lantern).Continue reading “Review of Lovelace DVD starring Amanda Seyfried and Peter Sarsgaard”

Trailer for American Hustle starring Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper,Amy Adams and Jennifer Lawrence arrives

So the Oscar race begins and so far most of the contenders are set in the seventies or the old-timey slavery days. Take this new one for example, American Hustle directed by David O. Russell (The Silver Linings Playbook, The Fighter) hence the reason the cast might look vaguely familiar, is a fictitious tale aboutContinue reading “Trailer for American Hustle starring Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper,Amy Adams and Jennifer Lawrence arrives”

Amanda Seyfried makes a pretty convincing Linda Lovelace in new trailer for Lovelace

The world can never have too many movies set in the seventies. I have to believe that there’s a cross section of this world that eats flicks like this up. Zodiac,Boogie Nights,Blow,Crooklyn,Casino, you name it, I love movies set in the seventies,cause if you think about it, they’re all usually pretty good. It’s like whatContinue reading “Amanda Seyfried makes a pretty convincing Linda Lovelace in new trailer for Lovelace”