Tag: cinephile

The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers (2011)

Originally published March 19, 2012 I didn’t have high expectations for this movie, even with an all-star cast of Christoph Waltz, Matthew Mcfadyen, Ray Stevenson, Luke Evans, Milla Jovovich, Mads Mikkelsen, Logan Lerman, Orlando Bloom (in supreme supervillain mode, amped up to 11), or a cameo by Til Schweiger. It was a fun romp nonetheless.…

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Flower Drum Song

Flower Drum Song (1961)

Originally published September 29, 2009 Being an American of Asian descent and an avid student of classic Hollywood, Flower Drum Song was on my must-watch list for many years. It’s known as being the only musical meant for an all Asian American cast. Notice I didn’t hyphenate. Several of the characters were presented as Americans…

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