Like being beat over the head with the blunt end of a message [Home Video Review]

Title: Killing Them Softly Format: Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy // MPAA Rating: R // Directed by: Andrew Dominik // Written by: Andrew Dominik // Starring: Brad Pitt, Scoot McNairy, Richard Jenkins, James Gandolfini, Ray Liotta // Studio: The Weinstein Company Film Rating: Blu-ray Rating: Review by: Bill Jones The Film Killing Them Softly is a movie that purports itself to be something more than it really is. It wants to be a mob movie with a political conscience. It wants the stylized nature of its violence to say something more than its surface value. And it wants its Continue reading Like being beat over the head with the blunt end of a message [Home Video Review]

So, apparently, this is how my 2013 begins…

An open letter to the SouthingtonSOS organization about its plan to collect and destroy video games /Bill Jones/ Update: While I never got a response from the email, The Escapist posted this story. Not crediting myself; it’s just nice to see that they came to reason on this issue. So, the night of Wednesday, Jan. 2, a buddy of mine posted a story on Facebook I found very disturbing. An organization called SouthingtonSOS β€” from Southington, Conn. β€” announced a program to collect and ultimately destroy video games in a stated effort to open a dialogue between parents and their Continue reading So, apparently, this is how my 2013 begins…