The Bling Ring gives you the feeling that you can reach out and slap these zombified teens out of their apathy – unfortunately you’re restricted to your seat and to your judgement – Coppola makes you work.
The Place Beyond the Pines is a heart-wrenching epic poem that quashes the delusion that sons won’t be affected by the actions of their fathers.
Hemingway and Gellhorn suffers because the story of a woman not wanting to be the footnote in her partner’s career, whose message inadvertently becomes the footnote in a meandering mess of a biopic.
Just make sure you are not hungry when you commence viewing!
Eagleheart is great, at this stage if you are into absurd Adult swim comedy you will love it, bearing in mind that season two is almost perfect – but there is still lots to love and laugh at here.
As I furiously type this review out with no corrections I ponder how one would actually go about reviewing a perennial masterpiece of absurdity the likes of live-action has rarely seen?
Co writer/director Todd Phillps’ finale changes the key ingredients of the Hangover recipe in a failed attempt to please punters and critics alike. After a death in the family that highlights that Alan (Zach Galifianakis)…
Oh boy… Angels of Evil is the most unintentional smash-hit comedy of the year.
Seek it out if you are after a bite-sized conspiracy tale but it may leave you hungry for more.
The old adage goes ‘there’s no honor among thieves’ but the South Korean blockbuster that is aptly titled The Thieves expands and complicates this saying, and it does so with gusto. A heist is planned with two different groups called together by the mysterious Macao Park.
Animated feature Hotel Transylvania has both a fun and familiar feeling to it. I really enjoyed it, actually more than I thought I would, but then again I always loved Mad Monster Party…
When getaway driver “Charlie Bronson’s” (Dax Shepard) time in witness protection is cut short after his identity is blown, what ensues is a rubber-melting gasoline-burning muscle car road chase, where seat belts are not optional…
Money is the root of all evil, as three people with nothing in common will discover. The only thing connecting them all is a bag containing 5 million dollars… and their desperate need for cash….
In the words of the vacuous mumbling hopeless hip-hop lyrics in the background “O.M.G., you’re so pre-t-ty” and frankly, if this sentence grabs or moves you in any positive way you should buy ten copies…
Friedkin serves us a strong cast, cooked to perfection with a side order of claustrophobic tension and lashings of brutality served cold, stone cold….
There’s guilty pleasures, then there’s caught with the smoking gun in hand guilty pleasure, then there’s Miami Connection.
This is a wicked presentation.
Like a thrilling theme park ride Smuggler hurtles forward at break-neck speeds introducing every insane character and utterly absurd violence along the way. Off-the-rails certainly is an understatement.
Big Trouble in Little China lavishes us with acrobatic kung-fu battles, unloads magazine after magazine upon us leading to a green-flamed explosive finale’, so buckle up, as The Pork Chop Express delivers us a blu-ray certain to satisfy the staunchest of action fans.
This tense, unnerving film delivers scares, but also features some astounding use of the camera.