Jason Bourne

Jason Bourne Director: Paul Greengrass Starring: Matt Damon, Alicia Vikander, Tommy Lee Jones, Julia Stiles, Vincent Cassel Review: 2.5 stars (of five) Matt Damon is excellent in his return to his Bourne identity, but the film he’s wrapped in has too many flaws to be called good. If...

Monuments Men

Directed by George Clooney Starring: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, John Goodman, Cate Blanchett Review: 2.5 stars (of five) There’s nothing wrong with Monuments Men that George Clooney trying harder couldn’t have fixed.  The film looks good, and any two minutes of it...

Elysium

Written & directed by: Neill Blomkamp Starring: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, sorta Rating: 1.5 stars (of 5) Elysium, the new science fiction adventure by writer/director Neill Blomkamp, leaves viewers with more questions than answers.  Chief among them: Who thought this would be a good...

The Adjustment Burea...

Director: George Nolfi Starring: Matt Damon, Emily Blunt, Terrence Stamp Review: 3.5 stars (of five) Love. For William Shakespeare, it was a many-splendored thing. For Pat Benatar, it was a battlefield. It’s more the latter in The Adjustment Bureau, as writer and first-time director...

Hereafter

Director: Clint Eastwood Starring: Matt Damon, Cecile de France, George McLaren, Frankie McLaren Review: 4 stars (of five) The name of the game in Hereafter is restraint. You’ve got a movie about what lies beyond the grave that doesn’t answer the question, you’ve got the...