Furious Seven

A family of misfits, led by two enemies turned friends, nay, brothers – one who has a child with the other’s sister, the other who’s still in love with a girl he thought was dead, but who’s not, though she suffers from amnesia… The “Fast & Furious” saga is a soap opera as much as it an action movie franchise. Continue reading Furious Seven

Inherent Vice

As a diehard Paul Thomas Anderson fan looking forward to his upcoming film, I bought Thomas Pynchon’s book a year ago and eagerly started reading it… then gave up less than halfway through. Still, I figured Anderson would manage to make “Inherent Vice” feel less pointless and uninvolving than on paper. Unfortunately, the big screen adaptation bored me nearly as much as the original novel. Continue reading Inherent Vice