West Side Story | Well Crafted & Acted But What a Sh!tty Story

Steven Spielberg making - well remaking - a musical? Why not. This is the second feature-length adaptation of the 1957 West Side Story stage musical by Arthur Laurents with music by Leonard Bernstein, and lyrics by the dearly departed Stephen Sondheim - I'm no musical theatre fan but even I know who he is. This … Continue reading West Side Story | Well Crafted & Acted But What a Sh!tty Story

The Lost World : Jurassic Park – when it started to go awry

The Lost World was the second installment of the Jurassic Park film series, like its predecessor it was directed by Steven Spielberg and inspired by the Michael Crichton’s novel "The Lost World." The film stars Julianne Moore, Vince Vaughn, Jeff Goldblum, Pete Postlethwaite & Richard Attenbourough. The premise:  A research team is sent to the Jurassic … Continue reading The Lost World : Jurassic Park – when it started to go awry

Jurassic Park

Based on a the 1990 novel by Michael Crichton "Jurassic Park" was direct by Steven Spielberg. The film stars Sam Neil, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Samuel L. Jackson & Richard Attenbourough. The premise: During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok. Review:  Jurassic Park starts … Continue reading Jurassic Park