Her (2013)

Jan 20, 2014 by Mr. Nau Not too far in the future, according to this film, we may have intelligent operating systems that will be able to converse with and befriend us. Joaquin Phoenix plays a letter writer who installs this new operating system, voiced by Scarlett Johanssen, and develops a weird, codependent friendship with […]

Cloud Atlas (2012)

Jan 05, 2014 by Mr. Nau An all-star leading cast portray a variety of characters with intertwined stories in a tight braid stretching across centuries in this adaptation of the David Mitchell bestseller. Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Hugo Weaving, Jim Sturgess, Hugh Grant, and Doona Bae deliver fantastic performances in this vast science fiction epic. […]

Day Zero (2007)

Jan 04, 2014 by Mr. Nau The US has reinstated the draft in this independent character drama in which three New York friends each wrestle what it means to go to a war most of them don’t really believe in. Elijah Wood, Chris Klein, and Jon Bernthal deliver believable performances alongside a very talented supporting […]