Movie Notes: Whip It

February 4, 2011

Whip It

Synopsis

Teenager Bliss (Ellen Page) joins the Hurl Scouts, all-girls roller derby squad, without her parents’ permission.

Movie Notes: Macheads

February 2, 2011

Macheads

Synopsis

Documentary on the nutty “fanboys” that revere Apple, its products, and Steve Jobs like a religion.

Movie Notes: Blue Valentine

January 31, 2011

Blue Valentine

Synopsis

Witness the collapse of Dean (Ryan Gosling) and Cindy’s (Michelle Williams) marriage.

Movie Notes: Moonstruck

January 29, 2011

Moonstruck

Synopsis

Widowed bookkeeper Loretta Castorini (Cher) is engaged to marry Johnny Cammareri (Danny Aiello), and is asked to make peace with his estranged brother Ronny (Nicolas Cage).

Movie Notes: Beer Wars

January 26, 2011

Beer Wars

Synopsis

Documentary on American microbreweries struggling to survive beneath the market dominance of large breweries, specifically Anheuser-Busch.