Tag Archives: J.C. Chandor

July 03

Netflix Pick: Margin Call

As the entire world waits with bated breath for the outcome of the July 5 referendum in Greece, we are reminded once again that the aftershocks of the 2008 financial crisis are still vibrating. Watching the economic turmoil unfolding overseas, one cannot help but think back to J.C. Chandor’s drama Margin Call, which offered a […]

January 30

A Most Violent Year

In J.C. Chandor’s methodically tense crime drama, A Most Violent Year, the American Dream is ripe for the taking for those who have the fortitude to reach into murky waters and pull it out. Abel Morales (Oscar Isaac) is the prototypical self-made man who has worked his way from driving trucks to be being the […]