About: Robert W. Butler
- For 40 years I reviewed films for the Kansas City Star. Got laid off thanks to the economy. Did it stop me? Naaaaaaaaaaaah. Read on. And tell your friends.
Posts by Robert W. Butler:
December 15, 2014 “”THE HOBBIT: BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES”: A perfunctory performance
December 12, 2014 “THE BABADOOK”: Things that go bump…
December 11, 2014 “TOP FIVE”: Chris Rock’s meta-bolic dramedy
December 11, 2014 “EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS”: Brave, maybe…definitely not clean or reverent
December 11, 2014 “POINT AND SHOOT”: True-life adventure
December 11, 2014 “A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT”: Erotic dance of death
December 11, 2014 “LAST DAYS IN VIETNAM”: Peace with dishonor?
Movie Quote:“To cook you must kill. You cook to make ghosts." Mama Kadam (Juhi Chawla) in "The Hundred-Foot Journey."
- The end of "The Hobbit" trilogy...a perfunctory performance. wp.me/p1zpN0-2ja 2 days ago
- "THE BABADOOK" Things that go bump... wp.me/p1zpN0-2j4 5 days ago
- "TOP FIVE" Finally, a Chris Rock movie that gets it right. wp.me/p1zpN0-2hy 6 days ago
- "EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS" Brave, maybe...not clean or reverent. wp.me/p1zpN0-2hB 6 days ago
- "A GIRL WALKS HOMES ALONE AT NIGHT" Erotic dance of death in Iran. wp.me/p1zpN0-2iB 6 days ago
Movie Quote" You see, there are still faint glimmers of civilization left in this barbaric slaughterhouse that was once known as humanity. Indeed that's what we provide in our own modest, humble, insignificant... oh, fuck it." M. Gustave (Ralph Fiennes) in "The Grand Budapest Hotel"
Movie quote:"My name is Jordan Belfort. The year I turned 26, I made 49 million dollars which really pissed me off because it was three shy of a million a week." Jordan Belfort (Leonardo DiCaprio) in "The Wolf of Wall Street."
Movie Quote“Life is about courage and going into the unknown." Cheryl (Kristen Wiig) in "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty."
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