Tag Archive: based on a true story

Review: “Woman In Gold”

Powered by a fascinating real-life story and compelling performances from an all-star cast, Woman in Gold is one of the year’s finest so far.

Review: “McFarland, USA”

Yes, it’s another Kevin Costner sports movie, but don’t let that turn you away from “McFarland, USA.” Earnestly told and beautifully shot, it’s a remarkable story that’s worth your time and attention.

Review: “Unbroken”

“Unbroken” falls short of the mark in terms of the inspirational heights it should reach, given the incredible story at its source.

Review: “Million Dollar Arm”

“Million Dollar Arm” is a surprisingly engrossing and enjoyable story about chasing dreams and finding oneself in the least likely of places, brought to life with charm, grace, and humor by a talented cast led by Mad Men’s Jon Hamm.