Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Bennett Miller Stars: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright, Chris Pratt, Stephen Bishop, Reed Diamond, Jack McGee, Nick Searcy, Glenn Morshower. Based on a true story, Moneyball tells of how Billy Beane (Brad Pitt) the manager of the under performing Oakland Athletics baseball team took an unconventional approach to trying to change their fortunes. With a player payment budget of just on $38million, the Oakland team could not compete with the major league clubs like the New York Yankees that had a Continue reading

ANY QUESTIONS FOR BEN? – interview with director Rob Sitch

by GREG KING “I think that years go by quicker as you get older,” tells writer and director of Any Questions For Ben? Rob Sitch, the first feature film from the Working Dog team (The Castle, The Dish) in over a decade. When asked why it has taken so long for them to create a new feature, Sitch, who co-wrote the film with his usual collaborators Santo Cilauro and Tom Gleisner, explains that other things just seemed to take priority. All of them now have familie, but they were also working on other projects, including Thank God You’re Here and the ABC series Hollow Men. Continue reading