Let's all go to the movies, and let's all see the same movie, and let's discuss it here.
Dear Katniss, First of all, I loved the film. Is that rude to say? I don't want to trivialize your struggle with the Capitol, and I'd hate it if you thought I was trying to be a jerk, but, like --…   Read Story »
How do costume designers find clothes that make Natalie Portman seem normal-sized? I know Thor has a boomerang hammer and a solid chest or whatever, but Natalie Portman and I are the same height,…   Read Story »
Well, no one saw The Fifth Estate this weekend. It had the worst debut of 2013, making only $1.7 million from 1,769 theaters. (It cost $26 million to produce.) (Eek!) There was only one other person…   Read Story »
By now, Neil deGrasse Tyson has already tweeted about the many inaccurate elements of Gravity's plot, and Alfonso Cuarón has already responded to those who might be critical of those…   Read Story »
It was a warm September afternoon and one young blogger and a few friends headed to the movie theater to see One Direction: This Is Us in 3D. "Hey, I'm going to get some popcorn, you guys go ahead…   Read Story »
I had brunch with a friend who hadn't seen any part of the Cornetto trilogy (that's something only nerds call it, right?) (I've never said it out loud because I am NOT a nerd) before seeing The…   Read Story »
I had almost impossibly low expectations going into The Wolverine this weekend. Between the faint rumblings I had picked up that the movie was "slow" and "too long," and the fact that I distinctly…   Read Story »
The line between cynicism and art is pretty thin. Ultimately it all comes down to motivation, or the perception of motivation. If Michael Bay made a movie about robots punching Godzillas in the face,…   Read Story »
Superman was my favorite when I was growing up. Also the Hulk. The two of them had to share the crown. In retrospect, they both probably say a lot about where my little head was at. All superheroes…   Read Story »
My prediction for my review of Pain & Gain was that it would be one sentence long, and that sentence would be: "This movie is perfect." At dinner with a friend before the movie, he said that he was…   Read Story »