Swiss Army Man is a creative and bizarre first feature from Daniels, whose lead pair’s performances keep you constantly engrossed, even if you might not be buying into the premise 100% while watching it.Read more "Film Review: Swiss Army Man"
Months ago when the film came out of nowhere, 10 Cloverfield Lane quickly jumped the line to the top of my most anticipated movies list. Thank goodness it doesn’t disappoint. Granted I also knew what to expect.Read more "10 Cloverfield Lane"
The Spectacular Now, from James Ponsoldt, is a grounded look at the coming of age story, but it comes apart when you realize it doesn’t have much depth or anything new to say in the genre.Read more "Dissecting The Spectacular Now: Coming of Age the Wrong Way"
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"
Smashed is a performance driven piece spurred on by the theme of alcoholism, with Mary Elizabeth Winstead baring it all to provide a truthful look at this addiction. At least I think so.Read more "Film Review: Smashed"
Zac: Abraham Lincoln: friend, husband, President, Vampire Hunter. “Wait, what?” is what you might be asking yourself after hearing a sentence like that, but that is just what this film presupposes about our 16th President.Read more "HST Discusses Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter"
Hello internet perusers! We are back with round 2 of the four part year break down of things to come. Between April and June, the writers on HST have plenty that we are looking forward to in movies, music, and games,, and we want to share them with you. No, none of these are April […]Read more "Looking Ahead to 2012: Quarter 2 (April – June)"
The Thing prequel from Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. is not only a worthy follow up to John Carpenter’s 1982 film but is also able to blaze enough of its own path while seamlessly connecting to its “follow up.”Read more "Film Review: The Thing (2011)"
If any of you read my “For Your Renting Pleasure” post from last week then you would have seen that I just watched the original The Thing (1982), and though I didn’t get the appeal of that film, I was not going to let it stomp out my excitement for this prequel.Read more "Film Review: The Thing"