I had a couple questions going into my screening of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The big one was whether the film would be able to build and maintain suspense while telling a story that is directly related to events we know will happen in Star Wars: Episode IV
The “official” kickoff of the awards season may have been last week, but it more or less showed us that Robert Duvall, Chris Rock, and Shailene Woodley will hit the campaign trail harder than we expected… Regardless, the awards part of awards season kicks off over the next two weeks.
It’s the time of the year many movie lovers fear but fills others with cheer. Folks, the season’s kicking into gear. Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman hits theaters across the United States this weekend, while Damien Chazelle’s Whiplash gets an expansion to about 400 screens. Bennett Miller’s Foxcatcher and Tommy Lee
THE BOOK OF LIFE is visually inventive, but narratively disappointing.
Duncan Bridgeman took a song to the top ten of the United Kingdom’s singles chart with his music project 1 Giant Leap, and his filmmaking career focuses heavily on music. It only makes sense that he tries to find the gap between music and film in Hecho en México, his
It’s that time again: another weekly DVD/Blu-Ray Roundup! Here are the new releases for the week and my opinion on whether you should Skip It! Rent It! or Buy It! This weeks big releases are Friends With Kids, Salmon Fishing in The Yemen, and Get The Gringo. Three very different
It’s that time again: another weekly DVD/Blu-Ray Roundup! Here are the new releases for the week and my opinion on whether you should Skip It! Rent It! or Buy It! Contraband is the big release for this week. The film takes us into the world of drugs and war with Mark
Casa De Mi Padre. This movie is basically an 84 minute Saturday Night Live sketch, which was very disappointing. First of all, the entire movie is spoken in Spanish. This slowed down the film and made the jokes fall even flatter. Through its repetitive jokes and constant reading, I only summoned
Every Monday, we highlight one song that you may not have heard of, may not have heard in ages, or one that we just can’t seem to get out of our heads. Enjoy! Case de mi Padre hits theaters later this month and instead of having a massive advertising budget like
It was so nice for me to see the names of three actors I love in what promises to be a very funny film. Will Ferrell joins efforts with Gael Garcia Bernal (Love/Dogs) and Diego Luna (Milk), who have often worked together in films like “Y Tu Mama Tambien” (Your