Tag Archives: Tom Hanks

Movie Review: “The Circle” When A Movie Can’t Properly Adapt A Great Book

A perfect example of why a movie reviewer should avoid reading the book a movie is based on–if they can–because I probably would’ve enjoyed this film (about an omnipotent tech company) much more if I hadn’t read the book. It’s true that when you really, really love a book that no movie can really adapt… Read More »

Movie Reviews: Hologram for the King, How to be Single, Sing Street

Three very different 2016 comedies that kick off “7 reviews in 7 minutes” day… A Hologram for the King…A movie I loved because of the very things that may alienate some viewers: it’s quiet and non-flashy and the best moments happen so subtly that you may miss what really makes them work. Tom Hanks has been in… Read More »