Monthly Archives: August 2016

FATHERS AND DAUGHTERS (2015)

“Fathers and Daughters” 2015 – Amanda Seyfried, Russell Crowe and Aaron Paul. Poster credit: imdb.com Directed by: Gabriele Muccino Our take: Amanda Seyfried (Ted 2, Lovelace) is Social Worker wrestling with the familial events in her life and her father (Russell Crowe, Noah, The Water Diviner) who is working against himself and his waning career […]

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)

“The Man Who Knew Infinity” 2015 – Dev Patel, Jeremy Irons, Toby Jones and Stephen Fry. Poster credit: imdb.com Written and Directed by: Matt Brown Our take: What are the odds we will come across 2 gems in a row? Pretty darn good this week. Based on the life of brilliant Indian mathematician S. Ramanujan […]

The Daughter (2015)

“The Daughter” 2015 – Geoffrey Rush, Sam Neill, Ewen Leslie, Paul Schneider, Odessa Young and Miranda Otto. Poster credit: imdb.com Directed and Written by: Simon Stone Our take: In an unnamed mountain town Henry (Geoffrey Rush, Pirates of the Caribbean) closes down his family’s sawmill, takes a new wife and deals with a set of […]

INTO THE FOREST (2016)

“Into The Forest” 2015 – Ellen Page, Evan Rachel Wood, Callum Rennie, and Max Minghella. Poster credit: imdb.com Directed by: Patricia Rozema Our take: After the world loses power sisters Nell (Ellen Page) and Eva (Evan Rachel Wood) lose their dad (Callum Rennie) and must learn to find food, water, shelter and protection. Most apocalypse movies […]

The Best Offer (2013)

“The Best Offer” 2013 – Geoffrey Rush, Donald Sutherland, Sylvia Hoeks, and Jim Sturgess. Poster credit: imdb.com Directed by: Giuseppe Tornatore Currently available on Netflix Our take: Visually, the movie is easy and seductive to watch. The settings are rich and satisfying: a mixture of old-world style with clean modern functionality; ancient pieces of art set […]

First Blog Post!

For our first post we are going to paste what we wrote in the “About” page in case you missed it. The Popcorn Bucket List Documentary Director, editor, producer, director of photography – pffffft; hardly. Welcome to the Popcorn Bucket List where you get opinions from 2 people who watch movies every single day. As […]