Duncan Jones’ Source Code, despite some glaring faults and mishaps in plot structure, is an entertaining and smart bit of escapism, infused with a loving, often tender sentimentality that will make many swoon.
Hollywood actor Johnny Marco lives a privileged life of luxury, drinking, parties and women. He has to re-examine his life when his 11-yr old daughter drops on his lap for the time being. Read Max’s review of Sofia Coppola’s latest directorial effort.
Welcome back, class. I hoped you all had a good week. Jenkins, take off that hat, you look preposterous. Alright. Last week we discussed the person behind the reviews. This week I want to look closer at what a review is. It will be less theoretical and more practical advice for writers.
Horror movies and the creepy kid sub-genre are typically hit or miss on whether or not the overall film succeeds. This is nowhere as obvious as with Luke and Sam’s completely polar opposite reviews of Insidious, now out in theaters.
Kathy, Ruth and Tommy spend their childhood at a seemingly idyllic English boarding school. As they grow into young adults, they have to come to terms with the strength of the love they feel for each other, while preparing themselves for the haunting reality that awaits them. Read Castor’s and Sam’s reviews.
Warner Bros has released the trailer for The Hangover Part II on Apple and it’s déjà vu all over again as director Todd Phillips blatantly rehashes the first movie. Watch the trailer for this comedy starring Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper and Ed Helms.
Twisted Seduction is a mix between a psychological drama and a romantic comedy. The main reason we are featuring it however is that the film-makers pledged to donate 50% of the theatrical box office to the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami relief efforts.
Geoffrey Rush, star of recent Oscar success story The King’s Speech, is almost set to be the newest addition to the cast of Green Lantern which is set for release in June 2011. Rush is set to voice the character Tomar-Re, a beaked alien who teaches Ryan Reynolds how to use his powers.
The story revolves around Nick Porter, a career salesman who gets fired, for falling off the wagon one last time. He returns home to discover his wife has left him, kicked him out of his own house and dumped all his possessions out on the front yard.