The live action versions of Disney classics continue to fall short of their predecessors, though Beauty and the Beast may be my favorite yet. Partly by default, partly by merit.Read more "Film Review: Beauty and the Beast"
Spotlight is a very good journalistic drama, starring an excellent ensemble, that won’t let you go from start to finish.Read more "Film Review: Spotlight"
Don’t get me wrong, I love The Hunger Games series. However, I equally hate books being broken down into multiple movies. So as much as it pains me to say it, it comes as little surprise that on its own, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 just doesn’t get the job done.Read more "Film Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1"
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire saves the franchise from being an outright atrocity, it’s even a very good film at times, but I fear the source material is going to keep the series from greatness.Read more "Film Review: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"
I’m not going to do my typical breakdown for this trailer because I did one for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire teaser trailer when it was released and a lot of the footage is the same, but there is definitely enough new stuff in this original trailer to make it worthy of being shown off. […]Read more "The Breakdown: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Official Trailer"
The first trailer for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire was released earlier this week, and though it doesn’t actually show a lot of what the whole film will contain, it shows enough to tide us over until the next trailer comes along.Read more "The Breakdown: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Teaser Trailer"
Fee fi fo fum, ask not when the thundering applause comes. Cuz it won’t… Nailed it.Read more "Film Review: Jack The Giant Slayer"
The Hunger Games is among the year’s most anticipated films, but I have to say I thought it was mostly awful from start to finish.Read more "Film Review: The Hunger Games"
A child crawls out of the forest, looking for help that will never come. Instead he is skewered and beaten to death. Because he didn’t have the conch. Yep, that’s how Lord of the Flies worked. Ok, so maybe not, but this was still a rather gruesome thing to read even as a high schooler. […]Read more "Film Review: The Hunger Games"