Go For Sisters (2013)

JOHN SAYLES Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.   USA, 2013.  Anarchist’s Convention Films, Olmos Productions, Go For Films.   Screenplay by John Sayles.  Cinematography by Kat Westergaard.  Produced by Peter Bobrow, Edward James Olmos, Alejandro Springall.  Music by Mason Daring.  Production Design by Mara A. Spear.  Costume Design by Dana R. Woods.  Film Editing by John Sayles. John Sayles is in top form…

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Full Metal Jacket

BBBBB (out of 5) Probably the best fictional documentation of the Vietnam war alongside Francis Ford Coppola’s much more liberal Apocalypse Now, this film is Stanley Kubrick’s first film since The Shining and one of his very best. It concerns a green draftee (Matthew Modine) who experiences the horrors of boot camp (led by a…

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The Banger Sisters

BB.5 (out of 5) Aging rock groupie Suzette (Goldie Hawn) is down on her luck:  she’s just been fired from her job, and her having known Jim Morrison in his heyday isn’t garnering her any useful attention anymore. To counter the bad funk she’s in, she travels to Phoenix, picking up an obsessive compulsive screenwriter…

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