Monthly Archives: June 2012

Full-Tilt Boogie (1997)

Director: Sarah Kelly I love love love in depth behind the scenes documentaries on movie production.  With todays faster theatre-to-home video turn around though the special features discs suffer.  I was looking forward to watching this, and while it is … Continue reading

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Magic Mike (2012)

Director: Steven Soderbergh Writer: Reid Carolin Really enjoyable!  Saw it opening night with a packed house of women in heat.  Crowd seemed really into it.  Soderbergh treated what could’ve been a dumb trash fest with as much class as he … Continue reading

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Demolition Man (1993)

Director: Marco Brambilla Writers: Daniel Waters and Robert Reneau and Peter M. Lenkov (Story by Robert Reneau and Peter M. Lenkov) Totally dumb and illogical.  Does this story makes sense to anyone?

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The Red Shoes (1948)

Directors: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger Writers: Emeric Pressburger (Addition Dialogue by Keith Winter) (Based on a fairly tale by Hans Christian Anderson) Amazing.  Required viewing.  Criterion Blu-Ray looks phenomenal.  The dance sequence towards the end is one of the … Continue reading

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Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)

Director: Lorene Scararia Writer: Lorene Scararia I really liked this.  Very unique and off but with a good heart.  Not quite sure I buy the leads together but I really enjoyed the message of the film.  I also was pleasantly … Continue reading

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Wrath of the Titans (2012)

Director: Jonathan Liebesman Writers: Dan Mazeau & David Johnson (Story by Greg Berlanti, David Johnson, & Dan Mazeau) Pretty dumb but at least it is only 90 minutes.  I had pretty much no expectation based on Clash of the Titans … Continue reading

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Rock of Ages (2012)

Director: Adam Shankman Writers: Justin Theroux and Chris D’Arienzo and Allan Loeb (Based on a musical by Chris D’Arienzo) Long and dull the two worst things a movie can be.  Nothing of any value is said in this.  The songs … Continue reading

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