Tagged with Dan Gilroy

Review: Roman J. Israel, Esq., 2017, dir. Dan Gilroy

Review: Roman J. Israel, Esq., 2017, dir. Dan Gilroy


I liked Nightcrawler so much that I’m bummed I couldn’t like Roman J. Israel, Esq. more; I like Dan Gilroy, I like Denzel Washington, I like Carmen Ejogo, and I like Colin Farrell. (In case you don’t already know, I also like social activism and social justice.) This movie should have been a slam dunk for me. … Continue reading

Review: Nightcrawler, 2014, dir. Dan Gilroy

Review: Nightcrawler, 2014, dir. Dan Gilroy


“Meet Lou Bloom. He’s a young, ambitious go-getter, a diehard professional always on the lookout for good career opportunities that offer plenty of upward mobility. He’s also a charming psychopath, which is a nice way of saying that he’s a snake wrapped up in Jake Gyllenhaal’s clothing. Lou is a passionate man, but he’s passionate … Continue reading