In many ways, life in China is almost incomprehensible to the average American. Lixin Fan’s documentary, Last Train Home, gives us a glimpse, a sometimes disturbing one, of life in China through the lens of one family of migrant workers.
TV Casualties Rating: out of 5
Run Time: 86 minutes [...]
This weekend’s theatrical releases ranked in the order I’d like to see them from most to least:
This is the first trailer that’s made me laugh in a while – thanks to David Cross. Jack Black and Michael Cera star as essentially the first lazy men in history.
Under Our Skin
Michael Moore has a new, as yet untitled, documentary about what caused the economic collapse – what Moore calls “the biggest robbery in the history of this country” – as well as the subsequent federal bailout. The film is due out October 2, 2009.
The trailer played in a few theaters this weekend, and [...]
Not a big week for new movies. Here they are, though, ranked in order of how much I’d like to see them (from most to least):
A thriller in space starring Sam Rockwell. The basic premise, a guy stationed alone in space for 3 years, reminded me a ton of the George R.R. [...]