Woody Grant, magnificently played by Bruce Dern, is the central character in Nebraska. If he were asked to weigh in on the film and it was the best thing he'd ever seen in his life, his entire review would probably consist of: "Good movie."...
A quiet film that shows the best and worst sides of private lives.
Sideways is another beautifully-written, 'small' film from this talented filmmaker who gave us the delicious teen satire Election (1999) and the stark, septuagenarian coming-of-age comedy, About Schmidt (2002).
A wonderful film and not to be missed.
Oscar contender Jack Nicholson plays Warren Schmidt who lives in Omaha, Nebraska, with his wife of 42 years, Helen (June Squibb). Now 66, he is forced into retirement from his job as actuary in an insurance company to make way for a younger man....
A remorseless depiction of rather pathetic characters.
Jim McAllister (Matthew Broderick) has been named Teacher of the Year three times in twelve years, he loves his job, he's good to the students. It's a shame his marriage is pretty sterile, but there's always porn movies and girlie magazines. The...