“That one was special.”- Ammonite (LFF review)

Posted by - October 19, 2020
With her famed days behind her, Mary Anning walks the coastline alone, searching for fossils and shells to sell in her shop to support herself and her ailing mother. When fellow scientist Roderick Murchison visits her and asks to walk out with her, he asks that she do the same for his wife, still grieving

Romantic Comedies Actually Worth Watching

Posted by - February 18, 2017
I hate romantic comedies - generally speaking. There's something about the combination of boredom-inducing cliché and spleen-imploding cringe-schmaltz that makes the genre a particularly odious and insipid affair. A woman - presumably Jennifer Lopez - meets a guy, doesn't get on with him, they fall in love, hit a bump in the road but then