Monday Update – Long Overdue Movie Roundup

The Search for General Tso

Apparently, I’ve neglected my duties as an amateur film reviewer over the past two to three weeks or so. That doesn’t mean I ignored film; on the contrary, I viewed many interesting ones. Sometimes, you just run out of time. In an effort to rectify this, we’ll do some rather…

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Monday Update – Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

Tinker Tailor Gary Oldman

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) – Nearly two years ago, I talked about Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, specifically the BBC version starring Alec Guiness and a host of British actors to rival the ages. In it, we see spycraft more as it really was than in the films and media…

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Monday Art Heist Update – Gambit and The Art of the Steal

I’ve always had a penchant for heist movies for whatever reason. Why do they tend to contain likeable characters with witty dialogue who break the law? I’m not sure, quite honestly, but I still find them quite entertaining nonetheless. Are either of them as good as The Sting or The…

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