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:
February 26, 2015 “FOCUS”: It’s all a blur…
February 26, 2015 “LEVIATHAN”: Meet the new boss. Same as the old boss.
February 26, 2015 “MAP TO THE STARS”: Pathological egos in a moral vacuum
February 26, 2015 “WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS”: That sucking sound
February 19, 2015 “SONG OF THE SEA”: Visually splendid, dramatically dull
February 12, 2015 “STILL ALICE”: Losing a sense of self
February 12, 2015 “FIFTY SHADES OF GREY”: Find, bind, grind
Movie Quote:“I don't do romance. My tastes are very singular. You wouldn't understand." Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) in "Fifty Shades of Grey."
- "WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS" Lost boys? Or just clueless. wp.me/p1zpN0-2oB http://t.co/Vedx7AIZsu 4 days ago
- "MAP TO THE STARS" Cronenberg visits LA, finds crippling insecurity in a moral vacuum. DUH. wp.me/p1zpN0-2oG http://t.co/K63SiaGhGl 4 days ago
- "FOCUS" A scam without teeth. A Will Smith without mojo. wp.me/p1zpN0-2oy http://t.co/e7BD69KpYR 4 days ago
- LEVIATHAN: Welcome to the new Russia. Meet the new boss. Same as the old boss. wp.me/p1zpN0-2oP http://t.co/5Yjd3oqMkj 4 days ago
- "SONG OF THE SEA" Visually splendid. Dramatically...not so much. wp.me/p1zpN0-2o7 http://t.co/LqyVRs74ss 1 week ago
Movie Quote" The sun is God! Ha ha ha." Painter J.M.W. Turner (Timothy Spall) in "Mr. Turner." Hotel"
Movie quote:"Every time I feel like a beggar, a thief coming to take their money. They look at me, ready to hit me. I feel like I'm hitting them too." Sandra (Marion Cotillard) in "Two Days, One Night"
Movie Quote“ I've always been someone's daughter or mother or wife. I never got to be in the driver's seat of my own life." Bobbi (Laura Dern) in "Wild"
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