Synopsis wise, The Lazarus Effect is just one of many horror films involving possession and black eyes. But seeing the cast list in a film like this, including Olivia Wilde, Mark Duplass, and Donald Glover, has my hopes running high for this one. Just don’t kill the dog!Read more "The Breakdown: The Lazarus Effect Official Trailer"
Spike Jonze’s Her is a wonderful sci-fi romance that features a compelling look at our future while dissecting the possible complexities that would arise in relationships as AI becomes a reality.Read more "Film Review: Her"
Ron Howard returns to form with Rush, a solid dueling biopic that captures the intensity of F1 Racing even if it isn’t coherent and gets a great performance out of Daniel Brühl.Read more "Dissecting Rush: Biopicing at 200 MPH"
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone should be better than it is, but it betrays audiences by giving us an unredeemable lead character and projects every joke from a mile away.Read more "Film Review: The Incredible Burt Wonderstone"
As the year winds down to an end, I find myself trying to squeeze in a bunch of films that I haven’t seen from the past year, all while rewatching some of the highlight films in order to compile a best of list (Be on the look out for those to start the first week […]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"
For the past few weeks I have agonizingly pouted over email after email announcing upcoming screenings that I could not make it to in my broken state, so by the time The Change-Up rolled around I was at my breaking point. With the giddiness of a child refusing to stop believing in Santa come Christmas […]Read more "Film Review: The Change-Up"
Back during San Diego Comic-Con 2010 TRON: Legacy was easily one of the biggest crowd pleasers. Sure the panel swayed the audience by putting our voices into the movie (unless it was all just a mean trick to laugh at us stumbling over their “follow the bouncing ball” games), but the footage they brought worked […]Read more "Now Playing Review – TRON: Legacy"
TRON: Legacy returns the 80’s property to the screen with incredible visuals, a magnificent score, fantastic 3-D, inventive action, and an attempt at sci-fi world building that is ambitious and interesting but falls a bit short of being entirely clear or fascinating. Picking up 20 or so years after the original film, Flynn had gone […]Read more "Review: TRON: Legacy"