Disney’s High School Musical franchise graduates from TV to the big screen for its third installment, and the result is an infectious family film that will satisfy younger viewers and won’t alienate their parents. In short, it is a lot of fun—good, clean fun.
- October 24, 2008 |
"Hitch" is definitely adult humor, but unlike many films, it manages to bridge the gap between men and women and will make both laugh. Whether they’re experienced or have no game at all, men will definitely recognize themselves. And women will recognize all the men they’ve dated.
- February 11, 2005 |
Think “Monty Python” meets “Star Trek” meets “The Dark Crystal” – all on acid, I might add – and you’ve got this film. Basically, it’s a bunch of silly skits that, together, appear frighteningly disjointed. And having seen it, I’m now convinced that unless you are a super geek on an acid trip, it would be difficult to appreciate this film.
- April 29, 2005 |
For the currently unattached or those who’ve been there before, “The Holiday” is heartwarming, relatable and occasionally laugh-out-loud funny - even if the premise itself requires a little suspension of disbelief and includes a strong worldly view of sexuality.
- December 12, 2006 |
Superman Returns revived the superhero's franchise, but Hollywoodland gives us a much more serious side to the Superman story. Unfortunately, this tale of the rise and fall of actor George Reeves delivers the same mixed results as Bryan Singer's over-hyped vision of the superhero.
- September 11, 2006 |
Walden Media certainly knows the formula for making a successful movie: find an already beloved, cherished, award-winning book, and turn it into a screenplay. Now “Hoot,” based on a Newberry Award-winning book of the same title, comes to the silver screen as Walden's next likely hit.
- May 05, 2006 |