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"
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"
How To Train Your Dragon 2 is a huge step back for everything the first film had going for it, except for its gorgeous visuals.Read more "Film Review: How to Train Your Dragon 2"
The Wolf of Wall Street is DiCaprio as good as he’s ever been and Scorsese takes it up a notch to a level we rarely get from him.Read more "Film Review: The Wolf of Wall Street"
This Is the End is as fun a time as you are going to have at the theater this summer, don’t miss out on it.Read more "Film Review: This Is the End"
Django Unchained is the latest from Quentin Tarantino and the results are what you expect with him; great performances, engrossing dialogue and a lot of stuff most people have never seen in a film before.Read more "Film Review: Django Unchained"
For those of you not keeping track we are about to enter the second half of the year, full of just as many exciting things as the first half. So far some entries have disappointed, some have surprised, and some have lived up to and surpassed expectations so far, so lets keep our fingers crossed […]Read more "Looking Ahead to 2012: 3rd Quarter (July – September)"
If you don’t know what 21 Jump Street is before seeing this movie, then welcome to my club. I knew that it was a show back in the 80’s, but I was too young to know what it was. Luckily for me (and for the three of you who are with me), they decided to […]Read more "Film Review: 21 Jump Street"
Growing up in St. Louis, baseball has always been an important part of my life. I made myself sick on stadium food as a child, I was way too proud of myself when my neighbor came over to compliment the strength of my pitch into my father’s glove, currently strangers and I are bonded in […]Read more "Film Review: Moneyball"
Megamind is a not bad but not great film that takes a very scatter shot approach at lampooning the superhero genre and never steps out with its own message or voice. The premise of the film is familiar as it is basically ripping off every superhero movie before it. Megamind, like Superman, is jettisoned from […]Read more "Review: Megamind"