Star Wars is back with The Force Awakens, and while it is really good, often great at times, it’s held back by trying too hard to be A New Hope. ***SERIOUS SPOILERS BELOW*** Come back after you have seen the film.Read more "Film Review: Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens (Spoilers)"
I’m going to put this out there right now: I’m not one of the seemingly inescapable Star Wars fans who has been counting down to this release since the announcement. I’m not going to pretend to comprehend their relationship with the series. That said, if I were to guess I’d say this is the film […]Read more "Film Review: Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
Avengers: Age of Ultron is stuffed full of characters, solid action and interesting ideas, but on a first viewing it might be a bit too much to wrap your head around.Read more "Film Review: Avengers: Age of Ultron"
There is a new Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer on the loose! Watch it and follow along as my mind breaks down what I do not understand.Read more "The Breakdown: Avengers: Age of Ultron Trailer 2"
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes continues on the great path set by its predecessor, but a bit more character and an original story could have taken the series to the next level.Read more "Film Review: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes"
One quarter ends, another begins. Here is the list you’ve been waiting for! Get excited for what we’re excited for! Mass excitement! Yay!Read more "Looking Ahead to 2014: Third Quarter (July – September)"
The Hobbit returns to the big screen with The Desolation of Smaug, and while it’s on par with the first I think most people will appreciate its added momentum; even if it loses its characters at times.Read more "Dissecting The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
Zac: Eleven years after we were first whisked away to Middle Earth, Peter Jackson is taking us back with The Hobbit. While it might not match it’s LOTR predecessors, it is still a joy to be back in this world and on another adventure through new and familiar corners of Middle Earth. Lauren: …says Zac.Read more "HST…Film Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey"