Daily Archives: February 24, 2014

R.I.P. Harold Ramis:1944 – 2014

Very sad to hear that funnyman, writer/director Harold Ramis has died. He was 69, the Chicago Tribune says in the story on his death. He wrote “Caddyshack,” was famous for the “Ghostbusters” movies, reliable support to Bill Murray in “Stripes,” … Continue reading

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Box Office: “LEGO” closes in on $200 million, “3 Days” opens weak, “Pompeii” weaker

There’s a lot to be extrapolated from this weekend’s box office tallies, far beyond the ongoing love for “The LEGO Movie” and arrival of Kevin Hart as a big box office star. Another $30 million or so added on this … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “The Lunchbox”

 The better the obstacles to love and happiness, the more bittersweet the romance. That’s a reminder from “The Lunchbox,” an Indian film (in English and Hindi) that remembers it’s not sizzling sex scenes that make movie love stories work, it’s … Continue reading

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