Back when Suicide Squad was rushed into reshoots following the reaction to the initial trailer release, I remember talking myself into the opinion that filming new content could only be a good thing even though most feared for the worst. After all, video game release dates get pushed all the time to allow for more […]Read more "Film Review: Suicide Squad"
Now that we’re down the sequel road quite a bit in the Terminator series it’s hard not to tell Arnold to maybe get lost somewhere along the scenic route as he makes good on his iconic “I’ll be back” catchphrase. Do I really want to see a past-his-prime action star trying to relieve his youth […]Read more "Film Review: Terminator Genisys"
The Water Diviner is an enjoyable piece of historical fiction and a solid debut for director Russell Crowe.Read more "Film Review: The Water Diviner"
Lauren: As the story of The Divergent Series scales out in the sequel, Insurgent, problems begin rearing their ugly faces as a bigger story is crammed into 2 hours of film. I’m not saying I finally agree with Zac’s hatred levels when it comes to these movies, but I am starting to see his side […]Read more "Dissecting The Divergent Series: Insurgent"
There is no question that Louis Zamperini, the inspiration for the film Unbroken, lived through a long list of crazy experiences that would break most people. To put it simply, he is an inspiration; an inspiration with a story that deserves to be told. But even the craziest life doesn’t make the best movie when it […]Read more "Film Review: Unbroken"
Lauren: Surprising no one, least of all myself, Zac and I find ourselves on opposing sides of the enjoy it or hate it spectrum when it comes to the newest YA novel adaptation gracing the big screen. But which one of us shares the popular reaction to the film, and which one of us is […]Read more "Dissecting Divergent: Two Opinions Diverged On A Yellow Interwebs"
A Good Day to Die Hard is one of the worst films I have ever seen in a theater and that isn’t hyperbole.Read more "Film Review: A Good Day to Die Hard"
Jack Reacher is a wonderfully executed crime procedural that has some great set pieces and a fantastic turn by Tom Cruise in the title role.Read more "Film Review: Jack Reacher"