Bringing macho back

Much has been written the past several years about the “Aussie Invasion” in Hollywood. Or was it the “Invasion of the Brits?” Regardless, both commentaries revolved around the same undeniable premise: that male American actors are getting kicked in the teeth by the mates from down under and the blokes from across the pond. This … Continue reading

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Very long day’s journey into Osage County

NOPE – What do you get when you take the self-indulgent demons of Eugene O’Neill, the prosaic Southern charm of Horton Foote, a half a dozen Oscar winners, and a carton of Marlboro Lights and throw them into a blender? August: Osage County. Adapted from her celebrated play, Tracy Letts’ film version is over-written, over-directed, over-edited, … Continue reading