“The Wolf of Wall Street” is Vintage Scorsese

Jordan Belfort is a crook. Drug addict. Adulterer. The kind of person who will say anything to make a buck. He’s a terrible human being. Belfort is also good looking and wildly charismatic. All of which is probably why his story, which serves as the basis for “The Wolf of Wall Street,” is so intriguing.… Continue reading “The Wolf of Wall Street” is Vintage Scorsese

Tarantino Heads South in “Django Unchained”

After creating his own genre with “Reservoir Dogs” and “Pulp Fiction,” Quentin Tarantino has spent the majority of his filmmaking career since making all sorts of genre films that he grew up on, with “Kill Bill,” “Death Proof” and “Inglorious Basterds.” Tarantino is at it again, tackling the spaghetti Western with “Django Unchained.” Django (Jamie… Continue reading Tarantino Heads South in “Django Unchained”