The Thinking Man's Idiot

The unruly brain and bad habits of a writer, artist, and grilled cheese sandwich-enthusiast.

Tag Archives: Jennifer Lawrence

Pillar of Salt: Looking back at the Best and Worst of 2017

Sorry, Frank – it was NOT “a very good year”.

Still, there were bright spots to be found.

Saturday, 13 January, 2018 · Leave a comment

‘Bellus’ magazine Film Reviews

My published reviews for the eclectic San Francisco art magazine.

Monday, 25 April, 2016 · 2 Comments

Fake it ‘til you Make it double-feature: ‘American Hustle’ and ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’

Two tales of American greed by renowned American directors shows which is truly worthy of acclaim. (SPOILER: It’s Scorsese.)

Wednesday, 15 January, 2014 · Leave a comment

(Not fully) Satisfying the ‘Hunger’

The adaptation of Collins’ second YA novel is too knowingly episodic to truly stand on its own.

Thursday, 26 December, 2013 · Leave a comment

‘Silver’ Spoon

David Russell isn’t known for his tact or accuracy, so imagine how he handles bi-polar disorder.

Friday, 24 May, 2013 · 5 Comments