Category:  Movie Reviews

By , August 24, 2012 1

Who do you call when you need something delivered halfway across the city in a short period of time? If you are in New York City, you call one of the 1500 bike messengers that traverse the streets to get… Read More »

By , August 20, 2012 1

I liked The Expendables. It was a fun, goofy romp that was firmly rooted in all the right aspects of the best 1980s action films. Its follow up, The Expendables 2, has what every fan of 1980s action films could… Read More »

By , August 20, 2012 0

When it comes to kids films, horror is probably the toughest genre to adapt. Every once in a while though a film comes along that seemingly gets it right and Chris Butler’s directorial debut, Paranorman is one of them. Norman… Read More »

By , August 11, 2012 1

In yet another summer of prequels, sequels, and reboots we are treated to a reimagining of a well known franchise. After a five year absence, the Bourne series is back with the next installment The Bourne Legacy. Many might mistakenly… Read More »

By , July 27, 2012 2

Comedy may be the toughest genre to get right. Everyone has their little quirks, what one person finds gut bustingly hysterical, another may find to be painfully annoying. I fall into the latter camp when Ben Stiller is involved. In… Read More »

By , July 20, 2012 4

There are few films that can be declared events but The Dark Knight Rises is one of them. Christopher Nolan’s Batman series has transcended its source material and become a cultural touchstone for the movie going public. It is the… Read More »

By , July 10, 2012 0

Films are like puzzles. Ideally, each aspect of a film is like a particular piece that links together to create one beautiful piece of art. Many times though the pieces just do not fit together and we end up with… Read More »

By , July 10, 2012 0

In 2002, director Sam Raimi did what many thought to be impossible; he brought Spider-Man to the big screen as a live action feature film. Now a decade later, and five years removed from the atrocity that was Spider-Man 3,… Read More »

By , June 29, 2012 0

Once upon a time a small, socially awkward child wishes for his teddy bear to come to life and be his best friend forever. The small boy gets his wish and his cute little bear comes to life, startling his… Read More »

By , June 22, 2012 0

Since their initial feature film release, Pixar has been the premier animation studio in the business, even outshining their now-parent company, Disney. They took chances with their films, infusing mature storytelling with wondrous childlike visuals and deep sense of whimsy…. Read More »