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:
October 16, 2014 “FURY”: A face-first plunge into blood and horror
October 16, 2014 “MEN, WOMEN & CHILDREN”: How we live now
October 16, 2014 “THE GREEN PRINCE”: Good guys, bad guys, and in between
October 9, 2014 “KILL THE MESSENGER”: Ink-stained wretch
October 9, 2014 “THE JUDGE”: Emote heavily. Cheap joke. Repeat
October 9, 2014 “THE NOTEBOOK”: Slow death of innocence
October 2, 2014 “GONE GIRL”: Through the lens darkly
Movie Quote:“To cook you must kill. You cook to make ghosts." Mama Kadam (Juhi Chawla) in "The Hundred-Foot Journey."
- "FURY" All-American boys on a killing spree. Is it OK because it's war? wp.me/p1zpN0-2dI 3 days ago
- "MEN WOMEN & CHILDREN" Connectivity and non-communication. wp.me/p1zpN0-2dY 3 days ago
- "THE GREEN PRINCE" Real life spy. wp.me/p1zpN0-2e2 3 days ago
- THE NOTEBOOK...no, not the squishy Ryan Gosling one. wp.me/p1zpN0-2dq 1 week ago
- THE JUDGE. Emote. Cheap joke. Repeat. wp.me/p1zpN0-2dy 1 week 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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