Liev Schreiber

Sep 13 2013

Money For Nothing: Inside The Federal Reserve

“That ain’t workin’ – that’s the way you do it  Money for nothing and your chicks for free.” — Dire Straits, “Money For Nothing” This refrain from this 1985 pop music smash hit seems to be the guiding principle these days for the folks that run the USA’s financial institutions. No longer bastions of security […]
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May 3 2013

The Reluctant Fundamentalist

(This review originally appeared at Reel Film News on May 3, 2013.) My initial reaction to director Mira Nair’s adaptation of Mohsin Hamid’s novel The Reluctant Fundamentalist was one of spite and, truth be told, a little bit of anger. It’s very easy for an American to view this movie and be upset by it, […]
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Feb 24 2012

Goon

(This review was originally published on February 24, 2012 at Reel Film News) “Goon” will be a cult classic, I just know it. Like “Over the Top”, or films like “Men at Work”, people will watch this thing repeatedly when it comes out on DVD, recite it like “Super Troopers”, and re-enact it like “Fight Club”.
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