Carrey and Jeff Daniels Reunite for Another Round of Hijinks as Dimwitted BFFs

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Dumb and Dumber To Film Review by Kam Williams Carrey and Jeff Daniels Reunite for Another Round of Hijinks as Dimwitted BFFs   It took the Farrelly Brothers, Peter and Bobby, two decades to bring back co-stars Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels for a follow-up to Dumb and Dumber, their hit comedy that netted nearly […]

Screen Chemistry Abounds in Superstar-Bodyguard Romantic Romp

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Beyond the Lights Film Review by Kam Williams Screen Chemistry Abounds in Superstar-Bodyguard Romantic Romp   Noni (Gugu Mbatha-Raw) has it all, or so it seems. After years of trying to make it, the emerging pop singer is finally on the brink of superstardom, thanks to several hit singles she recently released, duets with her […]

Haley Joel Osment Sees Horny People in Titillating Teensploit

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Sex Ed Film Review by Kam Williams Haley Joel Osment Sees Horny People in Titillating Teensploit     Eddie Cole (Haley Joel Osment) is one, long-suffering virgin. The terminally-awkward nerd never got lucky in high school, despite performing in the jazz band, since he picked probably the least cool instrument to play, namely, the oboe. […]

Siblings Fall for Same Lass in Incestuous Romance Drama

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  Private Peaceful Film Review by Kam Williams Siblings Fall for Same Lass in Incestuous Romance Drama     Tommo (George MacKay) and Charlie Peaceful (Jack O’Connell) had a healthy sibling rivalry while growing up in Devon at the dawn of the 20th Century. The brothers were raised on a sprawling country estate owned by […]

High School Sweethearts Reunite in Adaptation of Bittersweet Best Seller

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The Best of Me Film Review by Kam Williams High School Sweethearts Reunite in Adaptation of Bittersweet Best Seller   The real test of a good tearjerker is whether or not it moves you to tears. And this movie managed to make me cry in spite of myself. As this film unfolded, I frequently found […]

Downey and Duvall Square-Off in Character-Driven Courtroom Drama

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The Judge Film Review by Kam Williams Downey and Duvall Square-Off in Character-Driven Courtroom Drama Hank Palmer (Robert Downey, Jr.) is a very successful, criminal defense attorney with a good reason to hide his humble roots. After all, he was a rebellious kid who frequently landed in trouble with the law while growing up in […]

Jeremy Renner Riveting in True Tale as Intrepid Investigative Journalist

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Kill the Messenger Film Review by Kam Williams Jeremy Renner Riveting in True Tale as Intrepid Investigative Journalist     In August of 1996, the San Jose Mercury News published an eye-opening expose’ detailing exactly how the Central Intelligence Agency had orchestrated the importation of crack cocaine from Nicaragua as well as its distribution in […]

Overcoming-the-Odds Biopic Recounts Rise of Aspiring Opera Singer

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One Chance Film Review by Kam Williams Overcoming-the-Odds Biopic Recounts Rise of Aspiring Opera Singer   For as long as Paul Potts (James Corden) can remember, all he every wanted to do was sing. Blessed with a big voice, the chubby boy sang everywhere as a child, whether in the shower, walking down the street, riding […]