For any who see the film before reading the exceptional novel it's based on, a helpful tip is not to judge the book by the movie.
- November 25, 2013 |
Under a new director, deeper themes lurk beneath the disturbing surface story of this sequel to offer a surprisingly relevant takeaway.
Far more enjoyable and substantial than the trailer suggested, which is a win for anyone who hopes for more from a Vince Vaughn comedy.
As a Christmas movie about the real meaning of Christmas, this a beautiful Christmas card of a film may well become a holiday classic.
A must-watch for anyone impacted by Calvin & Hobbes. Far from flawless, it manages to marvel at Bill Watterson's art and unusual choices.
An explicit, intentionally repellent film that earns a very hard-R, but it's also the most arresting AIDS drama since Philadelphia.
Faith plays a starring role in the story and dialogue, but the language is so off-putting that believers will have a hard time watching.
This is not a message movie, not a film that makes us better people. This one is just for fun. And what a lot of fun it is.
- November 07, 2013 |
Despite getting bogged down in details that don't always add up, one can't ignore its greatest strength: plenty of fascinating big ideas.
The romance between Princess Diana and Dr. Hasnat Khan is the focus of this film, but also its major problem for lacking passion.
Christian rock-umentary serves as a touching lesson on the natures of faith, family, and life in the midst of change.
- October 21, 2013 |
Who knew that such a gripping, ripped-from-the-pages plotline could be reduced to something hardly worthy of the big screen?