N: I was so excited to see Inherent Vice! I thought that the trailer looked cool and fun and I have a slight obsession with Joaquin Phoenix. I am also so obsessed with crime movies. As soon as I started the movie I thought the setting was cool, I kind of liked the way it was filmed […]Read more "Inherent What?"
K: This post about The Gambler is the start of a series of posts where only 1 of us has seen the movie. Over the Christmas Holiday, I saw this movie with hope that I would enjoy it due to its blackjack aspect. Full disclaimer, I’m sort of a blackjack junkie (not an addict or a […]Read more "Gambling Away Ideas"
N: Oh Gone Girl I was so excited to watch you, you were all I could talk about for weeks and then I decided to hit play and I was just kept thinking to myself WTF throughout the entire movie! Gone Girl was not what I expected. Rosamund did a good job playing a crazy person and […]Read more "Gone Girl: Going, Going, Gone…"
BIRDMAN is absolutely amazing. Everything and everybody involved. — Anthony Bourdain (@Bourdain) January 28, 2015 Lubezki’s work on BIRDMAN mind blowing . Next level. — Anthony Bourdain (@Bourdain) January 28, 2015 K: As you can see, world-famous TV Star and Author Anthony Bourdain was quite a fan of Birdman. Perhaps, slightly more than me. I […]Read more "Michael Keaton Can Act!"
N: Kevin was the first to watch The Imitation Game and I remember as soon as he was done watching it he told me that it was his favorite film and that I had to watch it. It was the first film that I watched when my brother got back from his trip and Kevin was […]Read more "Cumberbatch is Back in Action"
K: Where to begin with Boyhood. Up until a few weeks ago, I had no knowledge that this movie existed. I couldn’t be happier to have stumbled upon it. Once I read the concept and learned that it was filmed over 12 years with the exact same cast, I knew I had to watch it. […]Read more "A 12 Year Masterpiece"
I can’t believe it’s almost February. The only good thing about February is that it’s OSCAR month!!! So here are Kevin and my predictions. Nura’s Predictions: Documentary Feature: I LOVED Finding Vivian Maier. So my vote defiantly goes to John Maloof and Charlie Siskel. Such a fantastic and interesting documentary. If you haven’t watched it by […]Read more "Lets Predict!"
Welcome to our first blog post ever. Silver Screen Talks is a light and refreshing commentary on various movies, award shows and television show. Kevin and I (my names Nura) decided to start the blog because we are constantly commenting on movies that we have watched. We thought we might as well put our comments […]Read more "Silver Screen Talks First Blog Post!"