Category Archives: Film: Review

Event Horizon

I had never seen this film before the other night and had no idea of what to expect.  The first scene immediately informed be that things are about to get dark.  We often hear the the phrase – especially in

Event Horizon

I had never seen this film before the other night and had no idea of what to expect.  The first scene immediately informed be that things are about to get dark.  We often hear the the phrase – especially in

Super 8

It is rare when a film can put you back in your size 5 shoes and remind you what it was like to be kid again.  The most talked about examples of this are E.T., The Goonies and Moonrise Kingdom more recently,

Super 8

It is rare when a film can put you back in your size 5 shoes and remind you what it was like to be kid again.  The most talked about examples of this are E.T., The Goonies and Moonrise Kingdom more recently,

Killing Them Softly

A crime gone wrong, leading to inevitable punishment of the persons involved; we’ve seen this film many times before, right?  So why do it again?  Coming at a snails pace off of his 2007 freshman effort, The Assasination of Jesse

Killing Them Softly

A crime gone wrong, leading to inevitable punishment of the persons involved; we’ve seen this film many times before, right?  So why do it again?  Coming at a snails pace off of his 2007 freshman effort, The Assasination of Jesse

Review: Seven Psychopaths

If Seven Psychopaths is one thing; it’s violent. If the film is two things; it’s violent and laugh-out-loud funny. Now, if it’s THREE things – you get the point – but I’ll say it’s self-aware, anyway. Seven Psychopaths is all

Review: Seven Psychopaths

If Seven Psychopaths is one thing; it’s violent. If the film is two things; it’s violent and laugh-out-loud funny. Now, if it’s THREE things – you get the point – but I’ll say it’s self-aware, anyway. Seven Psychopaths is all

Review: Looper

I was mesmerized by 2005’s neo-noir Brick.  It was written and directed with pure devotion for the genre and cinema as a whole – and it came from the first time filmmaker Rian Johnson.  In the seven years since Johnson

Review: Looper

I was mesmerized by 2005’s neo-noir Brick.  It was written and directed with pure devotion for the genre and cinema as a whole – and it came from the first time filmmaker Rian Johnson.  In the seven years since Johnson

Cosmopolis – A Metropolitan Odyssey

Very rarely do I walk into a theatre not knowing much about the film I’m about to watch.  Cosmopolis was one of these few and far in-between experiences.  Of course I saw the trailer, but the film’s trailer, as you

Cosmopolis – A Metropolitan Odyssey

Very rarely do I walk into a theatre not knowing much about the film I’m about to watch.  Cosmopolis was one of these few and far in-between experiences.  Of course I saw the trailer, but the film’s trailer, as you

Celeste and Jesse Forever – Iss Uber Good, Ya.

Celeste and Jesse Forever is destined to be considered this generation’s When Harry Met Sally.  No, it is not that same movie by far (and not as good, but that is only because WHMS is the quintessential romantic-comedy, duh). But

Celeste and Jesse Forever – Iss Uber Good, Ya.

Celeste and Jesse Forever is destined to be considered this generation’s When Harry Met Sally.  No, it is not that same movie by far (and not as good, but that is only because WHMS is the quintessential romantic-comedy, duh). But