Kingsman: The Golden Circle does a pretty good job of moving our cast of characters along (when it’s not killing them) and keeps up the laughs, but the pacing and action seemed off.Read more "Film Review: Kingsman: The Golden Circle"
Hail, Caesar! is the latest from the Coen Brothers, and while it is funny and entertaining from start to finish it might have you asking what it all meant at the end (a common Coen paradox).Read more "Hail, Caesar!"
The Hateful Eight finds Quentin Tarantino operating in his smallest space (with his grandest vistas) all while a bunch of game actors entertains the hell out of you.Read more "Film Review: The Hateful Eight (Roadshow Engagement)"
Magic Mike XXL might be a perfect sequel; keeping what worked best, ramping up what people want most, and reworking a few little things to make it all just right.Read more "Film Review: Magic Mike XXL"
Zac: Jupiter Ascending is big, fun and weird sci-fi from the Wachowskis that entertained me from start to finish; shortcomings and all. Lauren: Poop jokes are entertaining too, but at the end of the day they’re still just a pile of excrement. Jupiter Ascending is a big ol’ pile.Read more "Dissecting Jupiter Ascending"
Is Magic Mike XXL the type of movie that really needs the trailer to be broken down? No. Am I going to do it anyway? Absolutely.Read more "The Breakdown: Magic Mike XXL Teaser Trailer"
A week or two has passed now since most sites have posted their end of the year write-ups, and I still find myself debating what to put on my movie list. After much self degradation I have finally come to terms with the fact that my list will be nothing like that of the Oscar’s […]Read more "HST 2014 in Review: Movies"
Foxcatcher is an actors’ showcase that might need to decide what it wants to be about, and who it wants to be about.Read more "Film Review: Foxcatcher"
22 Jump Street is every bit as good as the first film, with Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill proving to be a comedy duo that is tough to beat.Read more "Dissecting 22 Jump Street: Jumping In All Over Again"