Monthly Archives: May 2013

Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001)

Directors: Gary Trousdale & Kirk Wise Writer: Tab Murphy (Story by Kirk Wise & Gary Trousdale and Joss Whedon and Bryce Zabel & Jackie Zabel and Tab Murphy)

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Peep World (2011)

Director: Barry W. Blaustein Writer: Peter Himmelstein

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Safe Haven (2013)

Director: Lasse Hallstrom Writers: Dana Stevens and Gage Lansky (Based on a novel by Nicholas Sparks) Totally stupid.  Also has one of the most ludicrous and crazy endings to a “romantic” film that I can recall.  Kind of worth watching.

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Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

Director: J.J. Abrams Writers: Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, & Damon Lindelof

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Mud (2013)

Director: Jeff Nichols Writer: Jeff Nicols Good!  Jeff Nichols previously wrote and directed Take Shelter.  A guy I am going to keep my eye on.  I really like the way McConaughey has been going the last couple years.

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The Avengers (2012)

Director: Joss Whedon Writer: Joss Whedon (Story by Zak Penn and Joss Whedon)

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Holy Motors (2012)

Director: Leos Carax Writer: Leos Carax An excellent lead performance from Denis Lavant and some entertaining scenes but I am kind of lost on the hype.  I wasn’t bored or anything but just seemed to be a series of weirdness. … Continue reading

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Iron Man 3 (2013)

Director: Shane Black Writers: Drew Pearce & Shane Black The best thing Marvel did was hire Shane Black and let him do his thing.  Black was MIA for many years but came back with the stellar Kiss Kiss Bang Bang … Continue reading

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The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006)

Director: Justin Lin Writer: Chris Morgan

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A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)

Director: John Moore Writer: Skip Woods Truly wretched on just about every level.  Almost no story to speak of, no character, no wit, not fun, just an ugly montage of incomprehensible action scenes that lasts about 89 minutes.  Nothing in … Continue reading

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