Daily Archives: May 17, 2013

The Croods (2013) ☆☆☆(3/4) : A colorful prehistoric quest for new shelter

Appreciating “The Croods” as a well-made animation feature film for family audiences, my mind went astray and reflected on one small memory from my childhood years. As a little nerdy movie fan, I constantly watched movies through the VHS tapes … Continue reading

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The Great Gatsby (2013) ☆☆1/2(2.5/4): So it beats on….

 Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby” is a gorgeous but ultimately disappointing adaptation which excessively tries hard to grip the spirit of one of the great American literature works. Watching it was not a bad experience, but my interest was quickly … Continue reading

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