Tag Archives: Matthew Broderick

Cinema Review – Trainwreck

Amy (Amy Schumer) is a woman in her 30s with a successful career as a magazine writer. Although her professional life may be on point, her personal life is less so, with her having a string of one night stands – without the knowledge of her boyfriend – and her father being moved to a care home. When Amy meets the charming and sweet Aaron (Bill Hader), and the two start dating, she has to overcome her fear of commitment, and fast. Continue reading

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JDIFF 2012 REVIEW – Margaret

Lisa (Anna Paquin) decides that she wants to buy a cowboy hat. While shopping, she sees bus driver Maretti (Mark Ruffalo) wearing one and, with teenage abandon, she chases the bus to find out where he got it. Maretti is distracted, which has devastating consequences and leads Lisa to question her morality. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Tower Heist

When Wall Street businessman Arthur Shaw (Alan Alda) is arrested for fraudulent investments, it is not long before the employees of The Tower – the exclusive apartment building where Shaw lives – realise that they have lost their pensions to the swindling crook. Josh (Ben Stiller), Charlie (Casey Affleck), Dev’reaux (Michael Pena) and Mr Fitzhugh (Matthew Broderick) join forces and, with the help of Slide (Eddie Murphy) and Odessa (Gabourey Sidibe), break into The Tower to find Shaw’s secret stash of money and return it to those who lost everything. Continue reading

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