Wind River Review

Wind River is a 2017 American neo-Western murder mystery film directed by Taylor Sheridan, starring Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, Gil Birmingham and Graham Greene. The story follows a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service tracker and an FBI agent, respectively, who try to solve a murder on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming. Positives: Terrific performances Good story Great cinematography Terrific score Great characters Intense action Good writing Negatives: n/a Plot:  While hunting a mountain lion, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service tracker Cory Lambert discovers the dead body of a young woman.  This prompts an investigation in which FBI agent Jane Banner is dispatched.  Together, the…

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Marvel’s Daredevil Review

Marvel’s Daredevil is a 2015 superhero action crime drama web television series created by Drew Goddard, starring Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Will, Vincent D’Onofrio, Jon Bernthal, Rosario Dawson, Elden Henson, Elodie Yung, and Atelier Zurer.  The series follows the exploits Matt Murdock a blind lawyer-by-day who fights crime at night as the vigilante, Daredevil. Positives: Great performances by the cast Great characters Engaging storyline Great score Pretty memorable characters Great choreography Great use of practical effects Talented cast Negatives: Pacing issues Plot: The series follows the early days of Matt…

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