10/19/2014
The plight and parallels of brotherhood in war is nothing new to the cinema. There are hundreds — maybe thousands — of movies tackling the subject in some way, shape, or form. As such, many aren’t...
10/16/2014
South Korean auteur Bong Joon Ho certainly picked unique source material for his English-language debut. Snowpiercer is based on a French comic book by Jacques Loeb, Benjamin Legrand and Jean-Marc...
10/15/2014
Robert Downey Jr. left his iron suit at home and to play the role as Hank Palmer in the crime drama The Judge, which also stars Robert Duvall as his father, Joseph Palmer, the judge of the small town...
10/15/2014
2012’s The ABCs of Death is the definition of a mixed bag. For every skit that is great, imaginative and likably/memorably messed-up, there are at least one or two skits that aren’t. It was a...
10/13/2014
Whether it comes from years of working in the business or simply a dearth of fresh ideas, but it seems like Terry Gilliam is simply just not as inspired as he was before. While his past films shined...
10/12/2014
This isn’t your typical “beloved, homosexual actor life story” documentary – calling that typical is a mouthful in itself. No, this is the story of George Takei. He is just as obviously charming as...
10/12/2014
By now, it’s common practice for most, if not all, comedic actors to make the jump to dramatic acting. Unsurprisingly, most pull it off because surprise, surprise, drama isn’t nearly as hard as to...
10/4/2014
David Fincher is one paranoid filmmaker and Gone Girl is his most explicit show of that. It’s a film that moves at a lightening pace, about as fast as Gillian Flynn’s novel, and does not allow the...
9/29/2014
In a time when the teen novel to film adaptation is at the peak of popularity and with box office numbers, it’s no surprise that The Maze Runner is impressing at the box office this month. The film...
9/29/2014
There's a reason why today's television writers typically stay with television. They fully understand the art of long-form storytelling, which gives you ample time to develop characters before...
9/28/2014
If there is a God, have him bless Laika. Formed in 2005, the company has been keeping stop-motion animation within the American market thanks to Coraline and ParaNorman. Plus, they keep their...
9/22/2014
As a general rule of thumb, I tend to subside the plot synopsis in my reviews to the bare essentials. I do this because I hate writing them and I find them fairly pointless. I mean, if you are...

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