Bruce Springstreen

Discussion: Stepping Out…To The Cinema

January 23, 2009 // 13 Comments

This week, given the wide variety of views and superb taste of our readership – and yesterday’s Oscar nominations – I thought it would be fun to step away from country music for a minute and re-visit the year at the cinemas. Like most movie buffs towards the end of December and during the beginning of the new year, I’ve been scrambling to see all the so-called great movies of the past year.  I’m sorely lagging behind.  The ridiculous number of critics’ lists have been mostly crowded with the same movies, including Milk, Doubt, Frost/Nixon, Revolutionary Road, The Wrestler, Gran Torino and Rachel Getting Married.  Sadly, I haven’t seen any of them.  (I initially chalked up my failure to see all of them to lack of time, but now that I’m looking at that list, I’m starting to think that maybe I was just waiting for the right time … Read More