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:
September 11, 2014 “THE DROP”: Inarticulate in Brooklyn
September 4, 2014 “THE LAST OF ROBIN HOOD”: His wicked, wicked ways
September 4, 2014 “THE CONGRESS”: Brilliant and maddening
September 3, 2014 “HAPPY CHRISTMAS”: Sibling ribaldries
September 3, 2014 “LIFE OF CRIME”: Slumming
August 28, 2014 “THE TRIP TO ITALY”: Ego-tourism
August 28, 2014 “LIFE AFTER BETH”: Zombie letdown
Movie Quote:“To cook you must kill. You cook to make ghosts." Mama Kadam (Juhi Chawla) in "The Hundred-Foot Journey."
- "THE LAST OF ROBIN HOOD" Errol Flynn's wicked, wicked ways. wp.me/p1zpN0-2av 1 week ago
- "THE CONGRESS" Brilliant and maddening sci-fi. wp.me/p1zpN0-2aX 1 week ago
- "LIFE OF CRIME" Slumming with Elmore Leonard. wp.me/p1zpN0-2aM 1 week ago
- THE TRIP TO ITALY Impressionism. wp.me/p1zpN0-2a4 2 weeks ago
- A FIVE STAR LIFE Lap of luxury. wp.me/p1zpN0-2an 2 weeks 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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