At heart, a father-son story in which a young man is called upon to put dad's lessons into action. Not complex, but largely satisfying.
- May 30, 2013 |
There's enough action to enjoy it, but this new Star Trek installment continues to show unfulfilled promise and a lack of strong themes.
- May 16, 2013 |
If an abundance of sexual innuendo, sexual situations, and broad slapstick comedy are your idea of a good time, Peeples is for you.
- May 10, 2013 |
Tense, well-acted and intriguing, but fails to complete the picture of a complicated man or a lesson about tolerance.
While some comic book movies become lazy and predictable, genuine surprises and character development keep Iron Man 3 from growing stale.
- May 02, 2013 |
It’s called The Big Wedding but it’s really not about a wedding. It’s about sex (and some very unhappy people).
Michael Bay's version of this true-crime story crashes and burns because, like Transformers, there’s no discernible human connection.
A captured fugitive says, "We made mistakes. But we were right." That’s the film’s view in a nutshell: sort of a Sympathy For Radicals.
Pretty much a two-hour commercial for Celebrate Recovery, but as promotional videos go it's a surprisingly good and realistic one.
- April 19, 2013 |