McCarthy is back with a near stellar action-comedy Spy movie, a Bond-by-way-of-Bourne spoof that delivers almost as much action as comedy.
Jude Law plays a consummate bad boy in DOM HEMINGWAY, a sadly empty exercise in macho posturing.
This week’s biggest releases are Side Effects, Beautiful Creatures, Struck by Lightning, and Teen Wolf: Season Two.
This week we have some Oscar nominated releases with Argo and Anna Karenina plus some other awesome releases: Game of Thrones: The Complete Second Season and Sinister. The Oscars are coming up in a few days and Argo is pretty much the front runner for Best Picture, thanks to a
A few of us had a chance to see an advanced screening of Side Effects, starring Jude Law, Rooney Mara, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and Channing Tatum. Overall, we weren’t too impressed. I think I was the most forgiving out of myself, fellow contributor Michael O’Brien and co-founder Kristal Bailey. Some of my comments about the film may be
Love Actually image: © 2003 Universal Studios. || This Chick’s Flicks logo: © 2012 Kristal Bailey. Some people celebrate Christmas Day with family, friends, and presents under a tree. Others, like me, celebrate with a trip to the movies and dinner in Chinatown. Regardless of how you spend the day
This week Video Vault plugs in to David Cronenberg‘s eXistenZ (1999). Despite garnering a slew of film festival nominations and awards, I think I know one other person who has seen this Inception-y romp. Jude Law, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ian Holm, and Willem Dafoe star in the reality jumping horror
The most epic love stories often demand that characters pay a price for love. This is particularly true for many female characters set in times past, who would lose children, social standing, and economic security upon choosing love over duty. Many who discuss Leo Tolstoy‘s famed novel Anna Karenina focus on the infamous and
This weeks biggest release is definitely The Amazing Spider-Man. It was a surprisingly great film – taking the franchise in a different and pretty cool direction. Andrew Garfield makes a lovely Peter Parker! Here’s a clip from the film: [springboard type=”youtube” id=”gviTpf3AJKU” player=”scin001″ width=”560″ height=”315″ ] And as usual,
The Venice Film Festival, which we discussed last week, might give way to some Oscar contenders, but the Toronto International Film Festival is where the awards season really begins. After all, the last five Picture winners played at the fest. If that trend continues, one hoping to find this year’s eventual
DreamWorks Animation has released a second full trailer (see first trailer here) for their upcoming film, Rise of the Guardians, featuring many childhood holiday characters. Santa Claus (Alec Baldwin), the Easter Bunny (Hugh Jackman), the Tooth Fairy (Isla Fisher), and the Sandman (Tom Kenny) must team up with a young
We are halfway through the summer, and with a few exceptions (The Dark Knight Rises!), a lot of movie fan interest is turning towards potential Oscar-buzz films. One of the movies popping up on everyone’s radar is Joe Wright’s Anna Karenina: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPGLRO3fZnQ Being a guy, I would normally dismiss this
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! The big releases this week are definitely Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows and Entourage: The Complete Eighth and Final Season. Sherlock