In John Wick, Keanu Reeves moves seamlessly around bad guys, combining martial arts with gun play. Without missing a beat, he weaves through a wave of people, dancing around them while putting two in their chest and one in their head. It’s a ballet of action that would make ’80s-era
THE FAULT IN OUR STARS (starring Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort): An emotional wrecking ball of a movie that is well worth all the tears.
THE FAULT IN OUR STARS: Less than the sum of its tearjerking parts.
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?
Christian Bale has left Gotham City, and is starring in Out of the Furnace. Keep reading to check out the first official trailer and poster.
Sports fan or not, everyone loves Super Bowl Sunday for the commercials. Advertisers spend well over $1 million dollars for a mere 30 second commercial spot during the biggest football game of the year. Sounds outrageously overpriced but if you consider the number of people that tune in world wide
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
When this announcement landed in my inbox I could hardly contain my excitement. Then I remembered that it’s still 2012 and the next SXSW Film Festival is still six months away! The announcement of new programming at SXSW 2013 has whetted my appetite though and I’m ready for the next
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! This week there’s an incredibly short list of DVD’s to get. Based on ratings, God Bless America is the must own of
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 all shows! It’s a great week to head out and add on to your
If the film were satiric, I could sing it praises. Unfortunately, the intention is for us to take it at face value. If this were an elaborate visually stunning joke at the expense of privileged miserable hipster wannabe artistes, who even under the imminent threat of destruction fail to create a meaningful human bond, I would be applauding. Sadly, the scene where Leigh’s Skye patronizingly embraces the delivery boy, is quite sincerely meant to display the character’s level of enlightenment. In reality, it is a somewhat shameful display of what the upper class understands under compassion and charity. We are expected to believe that TV commentators abandon their posts to be with their families, yet delivery boys will keep running errands, quietly and obediently live out their purpose of serving the rich until their bodies disintegrate.