Mean Girls contains everything that Denby confirms as typical banalities of the ever worn out term, “teen movies,” enclosing hyperboles, such as the teenage Queen Bees, the Blond B****, and the Cinderella cliché of a homely girl turned... (more »)
“Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.”-George Bernard Shaw. While originally depicted in the idealized and simplistic setting of “Leave it to Beaver” lifestyle, Pleasantville is in actually a repressed and... (more »)
Christopher Nolan is one of the greats in the film business. All of his films are masterpieces, save for some minor flaws in The Dark Knight Rises and the newest film he’s a part of, Man of Steel. If I were to share these flaws with you, I would... (more »)
THIS IS YOUR EMERGENCY BROADCAST SYSTEM, ANNOUNCING THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE ANNUAL PURGE. AT THE SIREN, ALL EMERGENCY SERVICES WILL BE SUSPENDED FOR 12 HOURS. YOUR GOVERNMENT THANKS YOU FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION.
What!? All crime, including... (more »)
An end of the world story from an actor's point of view. How original.
So This is the End stars Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill, James Franco and two other guys as themselves. Or at least exaggerated versions of themselves. In this movie, Seth Rogen... (more »)
"It didn't follow the book," is usually a common complaint of book based movies. This is true in most cases. "The Great Gatsby" must be an exception. It tells the story of Nick Carraway, a man dazzled by the glamour of... (more »)
Baz Luhrmann, director and producer of The Great Gatsby movie, does an excellent job in replicating the 1920’s in The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. He selected exemplary characters, and they each represent the characters’ roles... (more »)
Sherlock Holmes, which was directed by the guy who directed Snatch. Weird.
Personally, I thought the movie was a good one, however the plot and the story were a bit difficult to follow. But you still have a great Sherlock Holmes, played by the... (more »)
"The Truth About Cats and Dogs"
As someone who's best friend is totally more attractive than me, I completely related to and fell in love with the 1996 movie "The Truth About Cats and Dogs" and consider it to be one of my favorite movies. The... (more »)
If you scramble the letters around in the words "chick flick" you might come up with "Stardust." This 2007 romantic fantasy was deemed by Hollywood critics as a box office disappointment, and however much love I have for Ebert and... (more »)