THOR: RAGNAROK bursts onto screen, effervescent and irreverent, brimming with confidence, flare, panache, and a bunch other adjectives that all add up to a movie that is raucous, rambunctious, and riotously funny. Entertaining as hell is another way to put it. It’s also a little thin, which should be a
Ron Howard just might be the most commercially successful actor-turned-director. His longevity is practically second to none, moving from child star in the ’60s, teen star in the ’70s, and finally a Hollywood director from mid-’80s through the present, winning an Academy Award for Best Director more than a
VACATION: Neither the journey nor the eventual destination proves to be particularly memorable, let alone funny except sporadically.
The summer movie season starts in earnest May 1, with the release of Avengers: Age of Ultron, aka the biggest, most super-sized superhero movie ever made. There’s a lot to look forward to in summer 2015, with sequels/reboots to franchises like Jurassic Park, Terminator and Mad Max, along with a handful of comedies, horrors
If I could sum up Avengers: Age of Ultron into one word it would be Together.
The third cautionary tale, albeit a pulpy, comic-book one, about the pitfalls and perils of artificial intelligence (A.I.) in as many months (e.g., Ex Machina, Chappie), Avengers: Age of Ultron, the not unexpected, over-marketed sequel to 2012’s The Avengers (Disney/Marvel had more than $1.5 billion reasons for making a follow-up
There’s a lot of other movies coming out in 2015 besides Star Wars and The Avengers. See what’s coming up in our 2015 movie preview.
There’s almost always an awesome film coming out on Blu-Ray or DVD each month, so which ones should you pay attention to this month?
AMERICAN HUSTLE and GRAVITY lead the Oscar nominations. 12 YEARS A SLAVE close behind. And what’s ALONE YET NOT ALONE?
Are you experiencing superhero fatigue? With so many Marvel flicks and now Agents of SHIELD on every week, it’s understandable if you’re wary of yet another Marvel movie, especially the successor to the weak link in the Marvel Cinematic Universe Thor. Fortunately, Thor: The Dark World improves upon the first
What: The Cabin in the Woods Viewing Party When: October 9, 2013, 7:00 PM Central Time Where: Here! How: Find The Cabin in the Woods streaming on Netflix or Amazon October is a time for pumpkins, candy, costumes and scary movies! The Central Texas Movie Fanatics will be hosting another
As if it needed another boost, Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave won the Toronto International Film Festival’s audience award. The runners-up were Stephen Frears’ Philomena and Denis Villeneuve’s Prisoners. Expect the latter to be the big ticket this weekend as its only new competition comes in the form of