Tag Archives: 2012 movies

The Monocle – “Django Unchained”

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino Written by: Quentin Tarantino Released: December 25th, 2012 Theatre watched at: Downtown Disney AMC, Anaheim   Welcome back from a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Years my Deer friends! I got some fantastic gifts this past Christmas; oversized clothes, a flash for my camera, and an all but necessary Apple […]

The Monocle – “Killing Them Softly”

Directed by: Andrew Dominik Written by: Andrew Dominik Released: November 30th, 2012 Theatre watched at: AMC Century 15, Los Angeles   There are times when you watch a trailer for a movie and go “Holy sh*t, that looks amazing–I’m watching that opening day.” You watch it, it sucks, and then all you can think about […]

The Monocle – “Life of Pi”

Directed by: Ang Lee Written by: David Magee Released: November 21st, 2012 Theatre watched at: AMC Universal Citywalk, Los Angeles   If there is a single defining word to describe Ang Lee’s choices in the films that he makes it is “diverse.” Sense and Sensibility (1995)-a British period drama focusing on possessions and love. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)-a […]

The Monocle – “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2”

Directed by: Bill Condon Written by: Melissa Rosenberg & Stephenie Meyer Released: November 16th, 2012 Theatre watched at: AMC Century City, Los Angeles   Happy Thanksgiving my Deer lovers! The chill is settling in, the trees are transitioning into their beautifully bare states, Mariah Carey is reminding us what she wants for Christmas on the […]

The Monocle – “Wreck-It Ralph”

Directed by: Rich Moore Written by: Phil Johnston & Jennifer Lee Released: November 2nd, 2012 Theatre watched at: AMC Century City, West Hollywood   If Disney wants, Disney gets. At least most of the time. So if Disney wants to make an animated film centered around video games with numerous cameo appearances by some of […]

The Monocle – “Paranormal Activity 4”

Directed by: Henry Joost & Ariel Schulman Written by: Zack Estrin & Christopher B. Landon Released: October 18th, 2012 Theatre watched at: Century 8 Theatres, North Hollywood   Happy early Halloween my deer mates! Tis the time of transformation! That’s the true spirit of Halloween, wouldn’t you agree? Pumpkins are viscerally gouged of their innards […]

The Monocle – “Argo”

Directed by: Ben Affleck Written by: Chris Terrio Released: October 12th, 2012 Theatre watched at: Century 8 Theatres, North Hollywood   “Argo-f*ckyaself!” exclaim Tony Mendez (Ben Affleck), John Chambers (John Goodman), and Lester Siegel (Alan Arkin) the moment they realize their comically absurd idea to rescue 6 members of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran from […]