Posts by Melody Godfred

Review: The Way Back is a Worthwhile Journey

Peter Weir's latest film The Way Back tells the epic tale of prisoners who escape a Siberian gulag in 1940 and travel 4,000 miles to their freedom. Melody Godfred reviews this memorable film that sees strong performances by Ed Harris, Colin Farrell, Jim Sturgess, and Saoirse Ronan.

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Dwayne Johnson Keeps It Moving in ‘Faster’

Dwayne Johnson AKA "The Rock" stars in CBS Films' "Faster". Melody Godfred says it's a movie that has a fitting title, as there is plenty of quick-moving action. Billy Bob Thornton plays a strong supporting role too. Overall its a fun action film that will keep your heart racing this Thanksgiving.

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Eastbound & Down Has Been South All Season

The second season of Eastbound and Down has been something of a disappointment, says Melody Godfred. There have been some funny moments in Kenny Powers' stint in Mexico, but overall the show has just been a hodge-podge of bizarre stunts that haven't amounted to much.

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Weeds Season 6 is on the Road to Nowhere

The sixth season of Showtime's "Weeds" has taken viewers on a long and boring ride to nowhere, says Melody Godfred. With drug dealing becoming an afterthought and popular characters missing this season, "Weeds" has completely lost its way as the Botwins fruitlessly travel the country.

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