Author Archives: Jonathan Tappan


Given that Pixar’s latest movie was written and directed by Brad Bird (The Incredibles) and tells the tale of a rat who doesn’t want to eat garbage and dreams of… Read more »


This is a quirky little Irish musical that is getting a limited distribution in the U.S. I enjoyed it; the music is great, but I suspect it will have limited… Read more »


This is a well-made and well-acted film, but ultimately one that I find unsatisfactory. Jenna (Keri Russell) is a strikingly beautiful waitress with a fantastic talent for making pies. She… Read more »