Day: April 23, 2016

Like a Hawke (Born to be Blue Review)

Legendary jazz trumpeter Chet Baker (Ethan Hawke) must relearn his craft in the late ’60s after his front teeth are knocked out during a mugging. As he strives to get his career back on track and overcome his heroin addiction, he receives support from his new girlfriend named Jane (Carmen Ejogo), an actress who was cast to play his lover in a movie about his life.

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Getting You Ready for Game of Thrones Season 6

So Season 6 of Game of Thrones premieres tomorrow night and I (and probably others) am very excited and I have taken the weekend off just to prepare for it (and also see more movies). In order for all of you to prepare for tomorrow’s premiere, I’ve thrown in a 10 minute video recapping seasons 1-5 of Game of Thrones in order to help you catch up to season 6 although I highly recommend you watch seasons 1-5 as they are also amazing.

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King Hanks (A Hologram for the King Review)

Cultures collide when an American businessman named Alan Clay (Tom Hanks) is sent to Saudi Arabia to close what he hopes will be the deal of a lifetime. His mission: sell a state-of-the-art holographic teleconferencing system to the Saudi government. Baffled by local customs and stymied by an opaque bureaucracy, he eventually finds his footing with the help of a wise-cracking taxi driver named Yousef (Alexander Black) and a beautiful Saudi doctor named Zahra Hakem (Sarita Choudhury).

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