Archives for: "January 2005"

The Triplets of Belleville

January 31st, 2005
You've never seen anything like THE TRIPLETS OF BELLEVILLE, a wildly inventive and highly original animated feature crowded with colorful characters and fantastic imagery. Kidnapped by mysterious, square-shouldered henchmen, a Tour de France cyclist… more »

High Fidelity

January 31st, 2005
From the guys who brought you Grosse Point Blank comes the absolutely hilarious High Fidelity. John Cusack (Being John Malkovich) stars as Rob Gordon, the owner of a semi-failing record store located on one of the back streets of Chicago. He sells music… more »

Losing my mind.

January 28th, 2005
Making a long, boring story short, this week has been a difficult one. Things at work have simply left me mentally exhausted and sleep has been no haven for me. On top of my usual inability to fall asleep pre-11:30pm I have been coming in to work at… more »

January 26th, 2005
An angry man opens his mouth and shuts up his eyes. more »

The Commitments

January 24th, 2005
A group of working-class Irish youths assemble a soul band in this infectious comedy. The cast, made up mostly of non-actors, performed their own music. The recommendations finally broke me down. Couple them with my newfound access to DVDs through the… more »

I could get used to this.

January 23rd, 2005
After a BIG win against Kansas yesterday, this is on the homepage for tonight. Here is the LINK to the full article. Go 'Cats! more »

In Good Company

January 22nd, 2005
I will admit that for In Good Company my expectations were high. There has not been a movie out in a while that I have anticipated as I did this. My cards are now all on the table. You can accuse me of no bias. That said, let's begin. The movie started… more »

Winter Conditions

January 22nd, 2005
Apparently my condo up and moved itself to the North Pole over night. Sure we're seeing the same weather as much of the midwest/northeast, but for some reason things seem different here. I can honestly say that I never expected to look out my window and… more »

January 22nd, 2005
You are never bitter, deceptive or petty. more »

Swimming Pool

January 20th, 2005
The life of a mystery writer begins to resemble one of her novels after she meets a provocative young woman with a dangerous past. For the longest time I have debated whether or not to see this movie. has recommended the movie to me for… more »