The 50 greatest albums of the 1950s, as picked by yours truly. Continue reading The 50 Greatest Albums of the 1950s
An at times confounding film, but one I look forward to seeing again.
Grade: A- Continue reading The Lobster (2014)
Ranting and raving; rhyme and reason. Continue reading A quick thought on the recent Louis C.K. allegations
Stronger than dirt.
8.8 / 10 Continue reading The Sopranos S3E3: “Fortunate Son”
One of The Sopranos’ patented Spooky Meditation on Death episodes.
9.1 / 10 Continue reading The Sopranos S3E2: “Proshai, Livushka”
The Coens’ latest is another lite affair, but that doesn’t stop it from being immensely entertaining.
Grade: A- Continue reading A very good movie about making bad movies
A short review (333-words, in fact) of seminal novel, “White Noise” by Don DeLillo.
Grade: A Continue reading 333-word book reviews: “White Noise” by Don DeLillo
A sepia-toned retelling of Homer’s “Odyssey.”
Grade: A- Continue reading The Coen brothers’ “Odyssey”
The Sopranos’ third season opens with a fun, yet uncharacteristic, premiere.
9.2 / 10 Continue reading The Sopranos S3E1: “Mr. Ruggerio’s Neighborhood”
The Clash’s forgotten album.
Grade: A- Continue reading A track-by-track review of Combat Rock
A somewhat rocky first season finds a satisfying conclusion.
9.0 / 10 Continue reading The Leftovers S1E10: “The Prodigal Son Returns”
The episode where The Leftovers truly comes into its own, and becomes one of the greatest shows of all time.
9.6 / 10 Continue reading The Leftovers S1E9: “The Garveys at Their Best”
Another middle-of-the-road season one episode.
8.4 / 10 Continue reading The Leftovers S1E8: “Cairo”