Movie Reviews: GravityOctober 15, 2013 at 11:00 am
One of the most incredible and memorable moments of my life was going to Cape Canaveral with my dad and sister to see the final launch of the space shuttle program. I had always been a space geek, even before Neil deGrasse Tyson made it cool to learn a few bullet points about space and […]
Broadway at DPAC: Beauty and the BeastOctober 9, 2013 at 3:00 pm
Those of you who have read my movie reviews know that I like taking a technical, analytical look at film. Today I will begin my first in a series of articles on the Broadway series at DPAC, and where with film I take a cerebral approach, I look to bring a more simplistic, emotional approach […]
Movie Reviews: PrisonersSeptember 24, 2013 at 1:00 pm
From the time its first trailer popped up, Prisoners essentially laid all of its cards on the table, at least in terms of the meat of things. For a story about a child abduction, it posed only one question: how far is too far when searching for your kidnapped loved one? While Liam Neeson may […]
The Family, ReviewedSeptember 17, 2013 at 6:00 am
Having lived my whole life in North Carolina, the mafia has never been something to cross my mind in my everyday life.
Latest from Vin Diesel in “Riddick”September 10, 2013 at 5:30 am
As a newcomer to the Riddick franchise, I admit I had no idea what to expect.
Getaway, ReviewedSeptember 4, 2013 at 5:32 am
Car chases have long been a staple of Hollywood, from a Model-T zooming along at 30 miles per hour, to the enormous spectacles of today.
The World’s End, ReviewedAugust 27, 2013 at 5:29 am
Comedy teams were once a staple of Hollywood; from Abbott and Costello, to Laurel and Hardy, to The Three Stooges…
Lee Daniels’ The ButlerAugust 20, 2013 at 5:43 am
It’s obviously rather easy to be cynical about the filmmaking industry.
ElysiumAugust 12, 2013 at 6:32 am
One of the most crucial elements of a science fiction film is the world created by the filmmakers. There’s a delicate balance.
Thoughts on ’2 Guns’August 6, 2013 at 5:01 am
Often when headed into a movie theater, we know exactly what we’re going to get.