Nebraska - Alexander Payne (2013)

Nebraska: Alexander Payne’s Best Film Yet

Slightly senile Woody Grant (Bruce Dern) of Billings, Montana is convinced he’s struck it big when he gets a letter from a sweepstakes contest claiming he’s won a million dollars. There’s just one hitch—he needs to get to Lincoln, Nebraska in a few days to collect his winnings, but he can’t drive. Continue reading “Nebraska: Alexander Payne’s Best Film Yet”

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2: Delicious and Adorable

For those of you living under the “I’m an adult; therefore, I don’t watch animated films” rock, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs was a 2009 film based on the children’s book of the same title. When I heard they were making the book into a movie, I actually squealed (because I’m mentally five years old). And it was great! The graphic design was brilliant, the characters were charming and sympathetic, and the story was imaginative and funny. So, basically, it was what an animated film should be. Continue reading “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2: Delicious and Adorable”