Jeff Ames is a student at Dixie State College in Southern Utah. Currently, he is seeking his BS in English Literature Studies. A devout film lover, Ames spends many a day watching films as a means to hone his craft. Side interests include sports and sports writing; and drawing/graphic design.
Tuesday, January 10 2012
The Three Amigos! falls prey to the comedy misstep of not delivering on its promised absurdity, resulting in an enjoyable, if underwhelming romp.
Thursday, December 8 2011
Pulp Fiction oozes with awesome characters, sumptuous dialogue and a crowd pleasing turn from Bruce Willis. Plus it's got Q.T.'s signature violence. What's not to like?
Tuesday, November 29 2011
Oliver Stapleton's cinematography bathes the film in golden hues. Rachel Portman's music soars. The cast sparkles in roles big and small.
Thursday, August 11 2011
Jean Cocteau’s Beauty and the Beast remains a bizarre, eerie and unusual film, filled with dark characters, troubling themes and some truly awe-inspiring visuals.
Wednesday, May 4 2011
Fiddler on the Roof represents the Hollywood musical at its most astute. A terrific, light-hearted, but deep thinking dramedy filled with dazzling performances, and ponderous, insightful, even timeless themes.