Black Mass starring Johnny Depp as James "Whitey" Bulger

Black Mass: Johnny Depp Finally Drops the Act and Picks Up Acting (Again)

In 1975, James “Whitey” Bulger (Johnny Depp) works with his childhood friend and FBI agent John Connolly (Joel Edgerton) to take down the Italian mafia in Boston. But while the FBI celebrates their win, Bulger uses his relationship with Connolly to strengthen his crime lord status in Boston and along the East Coast. Continue reading “Black Mass: Johnny Depp Finally Drops the Act and Picks Up Acting (Again)”

Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)

Fifty Shades of Grey: Turning a Literature Turd into a Polished Film Turd

College student Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) begins a sexual journey with young entrepreneur Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan), who introduces her to the world of BDSM. After falling in love with him during their time together, however, Ana realizes she wants more than just sex with the emotionally-distant Christian. Continue reading “Fifty Shades of Grey: Turning a Literature Turd into a Polished Film Turd”