Dale Maxfield Blog

The Founder – Movie Review

The Founder – PG-13 Release Date: Fri 20 Jan 2017 Michael Keaton stars as Ray Kroc, the “founder” of McDonalds. The movie follows the true story of how Kroc discovered the McDonald brothers’ breakthrough...

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Live By Night – Movie Review

Live By Night – R Release Date: Fri 13 Jan 2017 Live By Night is a crime/drama directed by Ben Affleck adapted by Affleck and book author Dennis Lehane. Ben Affleck stars as Joe...

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Hidden Figures – Movie Review

Hidden Figures – PG Release Date: Fri 06 Jan 2017 Hidden Figures is based on the true stories of African-American women helping NASA with groundbreaking mathematics in the early 1960’s space missions. The film...

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Cinemasochists Roast: THE WIZARD Tue Jan 10

RSVP on Facebook Tuesday January 10th 7:30PM @ The Buffalo Room 817 Westport Road, Kansas City, MO Cinemasochists present THE WIZARD – a 1989 movie starring Fred Savage that served as an elaborate commercial for Super...

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Fences – Movie Review

Fences – PG-13 Release Date: Sun 25 Dec 2016 Fences was written by August Wilson based on his play. Denzel Washington directs and stars as Troy, a man trying to cope with his present...

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La La Land – Movie Review

La La Land – PG-13 Release Date: Sun 25 Dec 2016 La La Land is musical comedy/drama starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone. Sebastian (Gosling) is a jazz pianist with a dream to open...

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Manchester By The Sea – Movie Review

Manchester By The Sea – R Release Date: Fri 16 Dec 2016 Writer/director Kenneth Lonegran returns with Manchester By The Sea, a drama with a warm amount of humor mixed with grief. Lee (Casey...

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Rogue One – Movie Review

Rogue One – PG-13 Release Date: Fri 16 Dec 2016 Rogue One is the first side story movie in the Star Wars universe, as it is not a numbered episode in the saga. It...

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Nocturnal Animals – Movie Review

Nocturnal Animals – R Release Date: Fri 09 Dec 2016 Tom Ford directs this dramatic thriller starring Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal. Susan (Adams) receives a manuscript in the mail from her ex-husband Edward...

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The Edge of Seventeen – Movie Review

The Edge of Seventeen – R Release Date: Fri 18 Nov 2016 Hailee Steinfeld stars as Nadine is this comedy/drama from writer/director Kelly Fremon Craig. Nadine’s barely keeping things together, but when her best...

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