Grant and Zac take a belated look at Inside Llewyn Davis, the latest from the Coen brothers, which hasn’t settled with audiences the way many of their other classics have.Read more "Dissecting Inside Llewyn Davis: Llewyn Is the Cat"
Day 3 of the Best Of 2013 lists brings the writers here at HST… to music. What songs had you singing along this past year?Read more "HST… Best Music of 2013"
Inside Llewyn Davis is the latest from the always stellar Coen Brothers and this folk music tale is no different, lingering in your head long after you’ve left the theater.Read more "Film Review: Inside Llewyn Davis"
Richard Kelly’s second feature, Southland Tales, is by no means flawless, but its ideas have never been more timely and the legion of Donnie Darko fans should be out there supporting it like they do that film.Read more "Why Didn’t You See Southland Tales?"
It’s been seven years since Justin Timberlake put out the then groundbreaking FutureSex/LoveSounds, ones whose futuristic production styles made it something unique, without taking away his polish. In the seven years that it’s taken for The 20/20 Experience to come out, no male pop star has really went out of his way to put out […]Read more "Music Review: Justin Timberlake’s ‘The 20/20 Experience’"
Trouble with Curve is the directorial debut from Robert Lorenz and it is a painful paint by numbers affair that doesn’t excel in any way shape or form.Read more "Film Review: Trouble with the Curve"
A few weeks have passed since my last compilation post of movie rentals, and I should be ashamed at my lack of movie watching, but I have still spent a large percentage of my time wisely! We’re talking playing The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword on that stupid Wii and rewatching all three previous seasons […]Read more "For Your Renting Pleasure"
In Time is a mess of a movie with a weak script, little story, and a great allegory to go along with its creative premise.Read more "Film Review: In Time"
I wouldn’t say that Bad Teacher lacks all traces of intelligence, but it seems unmotivated to better itself to get a higher passing grade. It is lazy, goes for cheap and outlandish jokes to get laughs, loses focus… Ok, I am going to stop there. I was trying to recreate a parent / teacher conference […]Read more "Now Playing Review – Bad Teacher"
David Fincher’s latest is forever going to be known as “the Facebook Movie” but it will also be held up there with his finest works which is a filmography very few directors can touch. The Social Network is a look at the creation, rise, and legal woes of Mark Zuckerberg and his Facebook in a […]Read more "Review: The Social Network"