Captain Phillips (2013)

Captain Phillips Directed by Paul Greengrass Written by Billy Ray The U.S. container ship Maersk Alabama was taken hostage in 2009 by Somali pirates, the ship was on route to sail through the Gulf of Aden and around the Horn of Africa. Commanding Officer, Captain Richard Phillips was in the thick of it all andContinue reading “Captain Phillips (2013)”

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) Directed by Martin Scorsese Written by Terence Winter Martin Scorsese has a knack and keen ability for making villains or just horrible people out to be humans one sympathizes with and almost roots for to win. In his Oscar nominated film, The Wolf of Wall Street, we may notContinue reading “The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)”

Boardwalk Empire Recap: Season 4, Episode 11: Getting Skunky

Boardwalk Empire Recap Season 4, Episode 11 Last night’s episode, “Havre de Grace”, brings us one step closer to the end of the season, with lots of stories left to be rounded out. Chalky, fresh from his bout with almost being killed, arrives at the house of Oscar Boneau, played by Louis Gossett Jr. HeContinue reading “Boardwalk Empire Recap: Season 4, Episode 11: Getting Skunky”