Posts Tagged ‘film review’

Film Review: A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD (…or maybe just TO DIE)


[Note: This review contains minor spoilers.] My wife and I are HUGE movie fans. You could even say…film is “our life” in many ways. I work in “the industry” (although not as often as I’d like to), we met while working at a movie theater, we spend a lot of our free time watching movies […]

Movie Review: Beautiful Creatures (2013)

About a quarter of the way through Beautiful Creatures, I wondered if I was seeing an early front-runner for Worst Film of the Year.

Movie Review: WARM BODIES (2013)

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In the wrong hands, Warm Bodies could have been a painful experience. Sweet, hoodie-wearing, indie-rock-loving emo boy – who is also a zombie – woos his lady love? The recipe for the twee-est of all tween zombie flicks is right there on paper. But in the hands of upcoming director Jonathan Levine (50/50, The Wackness, […]

Movie Review: Cosmopolis (2012)

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David Cronenberg’s relationship with horror fans has become a weird one.

Movie Review: V/H/S (2012)


V/H/S might be the most buzzed about horror film of the year. The trailer’s a scream. It sickened people at Sundance. It brings together the directors of The Signal, House of the Devil, I Sell the Dead and You’re Next in an orgy of over-the-top sex, violence, and obscenity, all the while pushing the found-footage […]

Film Review: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)


Pieces. There are pieces of a great movie in The Dark Knight Rises. And “pieces” seems like an apt word, as director Christopher Nolan is notorious for loving his puzzle movies. But honestly, in the man’s eight-film career, Dark Knight Rises might be the first film where the pieces just don’t fit together.

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