Nightcrawler Review

Nightcrawler Review

RYAN: This is the new crime drama starring Jake Gyllenhaal and it has a nice dash of thriller in the mix.  I was expecting it to be a little bit like Jake's answer to Ryan Gosling in Drive, but it's
Before I Go to Sleep Review

Before I Go to Sleep Review

RYAN: I love Nicky Kidman and I really loved her in the horror film The Others and while this one isn't a horror, it's a thriller - so I've been very much anticipating it.  And we're on such a roll
Birdman Review

Birdman Review

RYAN: This first movie this year truly garnering Oscar buzz is Birdman, primarily for leading man Michael Keaton for this great performance but also because the casting is meta since he plays a
TV Review: John Wick & Ouija

TV Review: John Wick & Ouija

My reviews of the week's new movies:
Ryan Jay Movie Club

Ryan Jay Movie Club

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John Wick Review

John Wick Review

RYAN: Let's get this out of the way off the bat - I'm not a Keanu fan. CAROLINE: I don't think many are.  He's not the most natural of actors. RYAN: Exactly!  It's like he never lost that surfer
Ouija Review

Ouija Review

RYAN: I fully predicted this movie would be a disappointment, though I always hope out hope for horror movies because I really like them - when they're scary - and alas, this one isn't. CAROLINE
TV Reviews: St. Vincent, Fury, Men Women & Children

TV Reviews: St. Vincent, Fury, Men Women & Children

My latest movie reviews:
Fury Review

Fury Review

RYAN: You know as a rule - the only real genre that I can't stand is war.  I mean, what is the appeal of being transported, for a couple hours, into a world of fighting and death? CAROLINE: Yeah
St. Vincent Review

St. Vincent Review

RYAN: This is the new dramedy starring Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy and Naomi Watts and a young Jaeden Lieberher who is such a little scene stealer!   I think he has a great career to look forward
Men, Women & Children Review

Men, Women & Children Review

RYAN: I was so excited to see this movie because it appeared to be one of my favorite sub-genres which is disturbing suburban drama. CAROLINE: (laughs) You just created that. RYAN: Yes. It's
TV Review: The Judge, Dracula Untold

TV Review: The Judge, Dracula Untold

My latest movie reviews!