Tag: biopic

Daniel Barnes @ the SNR

The Lunchbox is writer-director Ritesh Batra’s feature debut, and while it is a minor effort, he displays an economical style and emotional generosity that demand further exploration. Diego Luna’s formulaic Cesar Chavez biopic never allows star Michael Peña to step out from under his halo.

In Theaters – “The Wolf of Wall Street”

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013; Dir.: Martin Scorsese) Grade: B- By Mike Dub  The Wolf of Wall Street is Martin Scorsese’s newest profile of the rich and sleazy.  The hero in his latest film, financial hustler Jordan Belfort (Leonardo DiCaprio), and his friends have so much money […]