Tag Archives: Cynthia Nixon

A QUIET PASSION: she was unhappy and so are we

Cynthia Nixon plays the 19th Century American poet Emily Dickinson in the biopic A Quiet Passion.  Even though the Dickinson family was free-thinking for its era, Protestant New England society was severe as the women’s hairstyle.   As I watched these … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Movies | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

DVD of the Week: Rampart

In a sizzling performance, Woody Harrelson plays a corrupt and brutal LA cop trying to stay alive and out of jail.  Woody’s Dave Brown is always seeking control.  He manipulates his superiors.  From behind his badge, he unleashes sadistic brute … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Weekly Movie Recommendations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rampart: a sizzling portrait of a man spinning out of control

In a sizzling performance, Woody Harrelson plays a corrupt and brutal LA cop trying to stay alive and out of jail.  Woody’s Dave Brown is always seeking control.  He manipulates his superiors.  From behind his badge, he unleashes sadistic brute … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Movies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments