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The Dark Knight Rises for the last time

Aug 13, 2012
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The Dark Knight Rises for the last time

This summer has seen a great lineup of blockbuster hits. From The Avengers to Prometheus there’s been no shortage of exciting and well-crafted movies. But arguably the most anticipated and celebrated films of them all has been The Dark Knight Rises. Read More »

Drive … slowly.

Feb 14, 2012
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Drive … slowly.

When Drive premiered at this past TIFF, visit this I heard two types of responses. The first (from critics) was, pancreatitis “Brilliant!”. The second (from everyday people) was, rx “Boring!”. So, I’ve been eager to see why this film is so polarizing. Since it just hit VOD and DVD, I decided to cruise on over to my lazy-boy and take Drive for a spin. Read More »

If good looks could kill…

Jan 25, 2012
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If good looks could kill…

When I first heard about Haywire I assumed it would be like all the other sports-star-turned-movie-star films (i.e., recipe Jean-Claude Vandamme, Steven Segal and Hulk Hogan). But MMA’s female champ, Gina Carano, is so beautiful (and frightening) that I couldn’t resist checking it out. Plus, I figured with Steven Soderburgh directing, how bad could it be?

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Kevin Smith made this movie?

Nov 20, 2011
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Kevin Smith made this movie?

Earlier this fall a little know film, pharmacist Red State, healing showed up on DVD and VOD. Popular filmmaker, Kevin Smith (Clerks, Chasing Amy, Dogma, etc…) has garnered a fair bit of attention this year with his controversial little film. So, what’s it about, you ask? Well, allow me to share. Read More »

Super-Duper 8!

Jun 16, 2011
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Super-Duper 8!

Two weeks ago I introduced a new segment called, “Judge A Movie By It’s Trailer”. The first trailer I judged was for the movie, “Super 8”. My conclusion was that this was going to be a freakin’ awesome film. Read More »