Oct. 31, 2012
At first glance, previews for Pitch Perfect made me think of the all-too cheesy, typical chick flick that gets tiring ten minutes into the action. However, my thoughts were proven wrong as the humorous content, spectacular singing and story line made for a great film.
Feb. 15, 2012
Every girl dreams about the time when her boyfriend gets on bended knee and pops the question. All the scenarios are filled with flowers, giggles, and kisses. No girl dreams of the scenario that happens in “The Proposal,” directed by Anne Fletcher.
Jan. 18, 2012
When one thinks of World War II, many people only think of it as starting in 1939 (or 1941 for the U.S.) and ending in 1945, but many overlook the real beginnings of the war, not starting with Germany, but Japan.
Oct. 26, 2011
“Dr. Zhivago.” is one of my favorite movies because of its unique ability to bring out the intense tragedy of the story line. It was remade in 2002 from a new teleplay and was directed by Giacomo Campiotti, who does a lot of foreign television movies.
Sep. 14, 2011
Sometimes it’s almost too easy to find a good movie that you can sit down and enjoy without criticizing every bit of it. This category, however, does not include “Ghosts of Girlfriends Past,” directed by Mark Waters.
Feb. 25, 2011
If you were told that you had six months to live what would you do? Would you wallow in self-pity and just let the time pass? Or would you try to accomplish all you dreamed of before you died? “Life as a House” explores these questions, with Kevin Kline starring as George Monroe.
Feb. 17, 2011
“Where The Wild Things Are” is an adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s 1963 children’s picture book. It is 101 minutes long, and it is unequivocally dazzling.
Feb. 11, 2011
One of the most overlooked films of Ashton Kutcher’s career, “A Lot Like Love,” is possibly the most realistic love story that has ever been captured on film.
Jan. 27, 2011
Is there any better way to spend a Friday night than watch a psychological thriller? I don’t think so. I was extremely impressed a few nights ago when I watched “Fight Club” for the first time.
Jan. 13, 2011
The classic 1985 flick “The Breakfast Club” is the epitome of clique movies. Everyone can relate to this movie on some level, whether you fall into one of these stereotypes, or another stereotype completely.