Ready or Not

There is no such thing as an ethical billionaire YES Release date: August 21, 2019Director: Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, Tyler GillettLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Girlbosses. Anyone who’s been on a date with a finance guy.  When should you watch this movie: After going on a date with a finance guy. Before attending a weddingContinue reading “Ready or Not”

The Lego Movie

A most pleasant surprise YES Release date: February 7, 2014Director: Phil Lord, Christopher MillerLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Folks having a hard time. Parents.  When should you watch this movie: When you need a distraction from the horror show of reality. While you’re babysitting and the kids suggest watching something terrible and/or boringContinue reading “The Lego Movie”

Nashville

Everything you need to know about America and more YES Release date: June 11, 1975Director: Robert AltmanLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: People who “don’t like country music,” but love Dolly Parton and secretly listen to Golden Hour in the car. Anthropologists researching American iconography.  When should you watch this movie: During awards season.Continue reading “Nashville”

Surf’s Up

Stop trying to monetize your hobbies YES Release date: June 8, 2007Director: Ash Brannon, Chris BuckLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Fans of 7 Days in Hell. Fans of Waterlogged (1962). When should you watch this movie: When summer feels really far away. When you desperately need a boost of serotonin. The sell: AnimatedContinue reading “Surf’s Up”

The Dead Don’t Die

Get ready to jump on the Adam Driver stan-wagon YES Release date: June 14, 2019Director: Jim JarmuschLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Screenwriters. Pessimists. When should you watch this movie: Halloween. When you’re overcome with a sense of impending doom. The sell: At this stage, it’s hard to make an original zombie movie. It’sContinue reading “The Dead Don’t Die”

Bridget Jones’s Diary

This is about to be a long feminist rant about Bridget Jones’s Diary, so if that’s not your jam, go read a different review NO Release date: April 13, 2001Director: Sharon Maguire Language: English Who should watch this movie: People who actually enjoy Katherine Heigl’s filmography. Folks who do a yearly re-watch of the BBCContinue reading “Bridget Jones’s Diary”

Logan Lucky

Channing Tatum is an underrated acting talent change my mind YES Release date: August 18, 2017Director: Steven SoderberghLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Fans of Oceans 12. People who watch NASCAR. People who make fun of people who watch NASCAR.  When should you watch this movie: On a Sunday with your friends and withContinue reading “Logan Lucky”

Safe Men

Now this is real Jewish representation YES Release date: August 7, 1998Director: John HamburgLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Jews who grew up in the suburbs of Philadelphia.  When should you watch this movie: When you need a pick me up. Before your next big family function.  The sell: From the man who wouldContinue reading “Safe Men”

Wayne’s World

Hi, I’m in Delaware YES Release date: February 14, 1992Director: Penelope SpheerisLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Elder Millennials. People in the DIY music scene. Anyone with an art degree.  When should you watch this movie: When reality is stressing you out.  The sell: It’s difficult to describe Wayne’s World as anything other thanContinue reading “Wayne’s World”

Deadpool

Still a better love story than The Notebook YES Release date: February 12, 2016Director: Tim MillerLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Folks who hate Marvel. People who laugh at “fail” videos online.  When should you watch this movie: When you can’t agree on what to watch with your partner, but the relationships is stillContinue reading “Deadpool”