• Fright Night (2011) (584/340)

    by  • 12/6/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    FRIGHT NIGHT – Outside of the effects that were thrown in specifically to exploit the 3D surcharges in the theatres, I liked this one more on at least a couple accounts. Casting was just better; most notably David Tennant’s Peter Vincent over Roddy McDowall’s and Imogen Poots as Amy compared to Amanda Bearse. Tennant’s portrayed […]

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    Horrible Bosses (354/207)

    by  • 7/26/2011 • movies • 0 Comments

    HORRIBLE BOSSES (AMC) – There’s one thing about this film that I just can’t get past – employer sexual harassment isn’t funny. Sure, there are some well done jokes around the situation, but those seem to be accidental. Most of the jokes on that third of the trio of horrible bosses hinge on the point […]

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    The Way Back (70/44)

    by  • 2/13/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    THE WAY BACK (Carlton) – This is a movie about a long walk. Take LORD OF THE RINGS, minus the Eye of Sauron, minus the homeroticism and the dwarves, and this is pretty close. Actually, I prefer this group of characters to the Fellowship of the Ring. Besides, I cast Colin Farrell as Gollum, with […]

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    In Bruges, Wendy and Lucy, Rabbit Hole, Mine (40/22)

    by  • 1/22/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    IN BRUGES (Netflix) – An Irish Greek Tragedy set in Belgium. Colin Ferrell was the fucking new guy in the assassination game, and he screwed up. Badly. Now he’s hiding out in Bruges, Belgium, in what he sees as Purgatory. Things go badly. A fantastic film. Thank you, Netflix automated suggestion. WENDY AND LUCY (iTunes) […]

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