Happy Thanksgiving! Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1988)

Marking a sea-change in the surprisingly short directorial career of John Hughes, “Planes, Trains & Automobiles” sees the famed writer/ director move on from his high school teen-angst wheelhouse and branch out into the trials and tribulations of middle-age. Neal Page (Steve Martin), an advertising executive on a business trip to New York is heading…

Free Birds (2013) Review

A film set around Thanksgiving was always going to be a tough sell outside the United States of America, and it certainly doesn’t help if said film isn’t very good. The story concerns Reggie the turkey who has been trying to convince his fellow birds that they are being fattened up to be eaten.  When…