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Dirk Bristol

Member Since: 12th July 2009
Occupation: Freelance Writer
No of Articles: 13
About Me:
Dirk Bristol is a freelance writer with varied interests. One interest is a passion with movies. The author is a traffic school and health expert. You can check out his latest new website Buy DVD Player and see the best selection of Kids DVD Player available.


02nd March 2010

Movie Shutter Island - Beware! Martin Scorsese Thriller

Shutter Island will keep you mesmerized throughout the film. It is a taunt, twisting thriller that keeps you guessing with the characters. What is going on? Leonardo DiCaprio, Sir Ben Kingsley, and Max von Sydow give gripping performances, filled with men...

19th February 2010

Grey Gardens - Drew Barrymore Ascends Throne

What a delightfully strange and well acted biography of the Bouvier clan. The lead characters played by Drew Barrymore and Jessica Lange are fodder for rich and layered performances. The writers Michael Sucsy and Patricia Rozema deliver a complex story...

05th February 2010

An Education - Carey Mulligan's Breakout Movie

A beautifully written romantic coming of age tale set in Britain in the 1960's. Jennie's boring school girl existence is turned on its head by a charming older man. You won't see what's coming in this well crafted film and you will remember your own first...

01st February 2010

Did You Hear About The Morgans?- Hugh Grant in Wyoming?

Did You Hear About The Morgans is a fluffy romantic comedy. How can you not love Hugh Grant and Sarah Jessica Parker? Actually it's a good story with wit, humor, romance and redemption, what else can you ask for in a movie. Heart warming it will leave you...

01st February 2010

Avatar - James Cameron and Pandora

Avatar is destined to become a classic. The imagery rivals and at times surpasses Star Wars. Watching Avatar is like being on a roller coaster, from the first frame to the inspiring end. You will feel like you're in this beautiful world and riding the dra...

01st February 2010

The Book of Eli- Denzel Washington Brings Salvation

Denzel Washington takes us on a mystical tour of humanity in the future. The magic of this film is the weaving of a spiritual journey into an action tale. Denzel is now an action hero, a gladiator fighting the forces of evil that has taken over the world....

01st December 2009

Pirate Radio - Get Ready To Jam!

Pirate Radio is a trip down memory lane. Great songs from the early days of rock'n'roll. The antics of a bunch of DJs stuck out in the North Sea will leave you laughing. What about the clothes? These festooned characters set the stage for a great adventur...

27th November 2009

Law Abiding Citizen- What Is Justice?

You ever seen a movie where you don't know who to root for? Are you behind the Law Enforcement guys or the Law Abiding Citizen out for Justice? Well this crime thriller will make you wonder, when the justice system fails, are you above the law? This we...

23rd November 2009

Couples Retreat- Shark Therapy?

Relationship in trouble? Try Shark Therapy! Vince Vaughn's movie, Couples Retreat, may give you some ideas. A decidedly different take on romance with some laughs thrown in for flavor. Couples Retreat was written by Vince Vaughn and Jon Favreau and is ...

23rd November 2009

What If No One Lied?

What a great premise for a movie. The Invention of Lying is a story of a world where everyone tells the truth. Could you go a whole week without lying?Ricky Gervais and Matthew Robinson dreamed up this fantasy world then decided to make a movie about it. ...

29th October 2009

Love Is All Around, Actually

Love, Actually should be on your Christmas 2009 wish list. This film has the universal theme set in the Christmas season and is not preachy, yet shows you the possibilities that Love Is All Around. Most importantly, you wont want to see the movie end. Ric...

28th October 2009

Jane Austen's Tortured Love Classic

Sense and Sensibility is one of Jane Austen's best novels, the 1995 film version truly does her work honor. The director Ang Lee use's a deft touch and brings out the best of the novel. Emma Thompson's screenplay brings Jane Austen's novel to life, wi...

13th October 2009

Love Happens- I'm Waiting

The recent release of Love Happens does leave a warm and fuzzy feeling. You will want to hug your significant other, if not,at least your dog or cat. Love Happens is a good movie with the usual message "it can happen to you". I'm still waiting. Jennife...