Limitless Review

A writer discovers a top-secret drug which bestows him with super human abilities.

I have to imagine that this story was born when the writer was struggling for ideas and envisaged a magic pill that would solve all their problems. I mean, that’s the dream of any writer isn’t it? Some MacGuffin that would allow you to churn out amazing stories with no effort so you can write a new novel as fast as you can type. If only.

The concept is a very interesting one, and the movie Continue reading

The Hangover Guest Review

Another guest review from Lindsay. My reviews will resume next week. – Al

The Hangover

Starring: Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, Heather Graham

Writers: Jon Lucas, Scott Moore

Director: Todd Phillips

Year: 2009

If amnesia can be this much fun I should try whackin’ my head more often.

The setup couldn’t have been more basic: Guy’s getting married; friends take him Continue reading