Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2 kicks off just as Peter Quill, aka Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), and company get ready to fulfill their latest job -- inter-dimensional pest-control. Buoyed by their success in taking out Rohan the Accuser, the team has become the go-to group for solving galaxy-sized problems.
Still a Monster Movie — 10 Cloverfield Lane Review
Seven-plus years after the found-footage film Cloverfield brought back gigantic movie monsters in a really big and dizzying way, 10 Cloverfield Lane picks up the pieces and goes for a counter, but somehow intuitive, minimal approach. Eschewing the first movie's first-person cameraman style that induced a level of dizzy spells and motion sickness unseen since... Continue Reading →
15-Second Teaser Trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy
The Guardians of the Galaxy trailer is on its way, and it's set to debut on the Jimmy Kimmel show Tuesday night -- you can see it on his YouTube channel soon after. The 15-second trailer begins with a question -- "Who are you?" -- before a quick montage of the cast and characters. Fans... Continue Reading →
Danger When Mixed — Silver Linings Playbook
To call Silver Linings Playbook a comedy feels a bit like misdirection -- it's actually a movie with characters and situations so real, humor comes naturally. And where there are humans and laughter, there is tragedy, failure, heartbreak, and the sorting out of the mess that we call relationships.