Cogill Reviews: “The Irishman”

Originally published in "West Hawaii Today" December 6, 2016 “The Irishman” is a master class in acting, and one of the finest films in the already impressive canon of Martin Scorsese films featuring the tougher side of life (Goodfellas, Taxi Driver, Raging Bull). Oscar-winner Robert De Niro (The Deer Hunter, Taxi Driver, Raging Bull) plays … Continue reading Cogill Reviews: “The Irishman”

Cogill Reviews: “Ford v. Ferrari”

“Ford V Ferrari” takes place in the mid-1960s and is an exhilarating, tightly wound piece of film making that works on multiple levels, while based on a true story. Matt Damon (Saving Private Ryan, Good Will Hunting) is Oscar-caliber as a determined American car designer, Carroll Shelby, a legend who understands high-speed racing isn’t always … Continue reading Cogill Reviews: “Ford v. Ferrari”

“Toy Story 4” and Lasseter Family Wines

Originally published in "West Hawaii Today" on June 28, 2019 The Film: "Toy Story 4" "Toy Story 4" is a little bit of everything. Funny, engaging, emotional, well-written, beautifully crafted, and as part four sequels go, one of the best of all time. Tom Hanks provides the leadership and charm as, “Woody," the talking pull … Continue reading “Toy Story 4” and Lasseter Family Wines