Tag Archive: 2013

Flash Review: The Counselor [2013]

Have you been bad? ‘Cause this movie has. I was not ready for a film directed by Ridley Scott and starring Michael Fassbender, Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem, Cameron Diaz and Brad Pitt, to… Continue reading

How I met Ruth

During the three years that I’ve had this here blog, I’ve met some wonderful people; many of those I consider my friends. But all those meetings had been virtual and I had yet… Continue reading

12 Days of Christmas Swap: Day 1

As some of you know, I entered the 12 Days of Christmas Swap this year. This cool activity is hosted by wastedfashion and Juanita Tortilla and consists of putting together a package of 12… Continue reading

Prisoners [2013]

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve Written by: Aaron Guzikowski Starring: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano, Terrence Howard, Viola Davis, Melissa Leo, Maria Bello Sometimes just what you need to forget a bit about the… Continue reading

DVD Court: Red 2 + jOBS + Getaway

Hello, dear followers! It’s time for another edition of DVD Court! This week we put the spotlight on a star-studded action/comedy sequel, a biopic and the random pairing of Ethan Hawke and Selena Gomez.… Continue reading

Flash Review – The Hunger Games: Catching Fire [2013]

Catching Fire is a rarity, a blockbuster sequel that’s an improvement over its predecessor in pretty much every aspect. Francis Lawrence expands on Gary Ross’s vision and doesn’t sacrifice depth for spectacle; there’s… Continue reading

12 Days of Christmas Swap

Guys, you know how I love Christmas, and now I’ve found another fun thing to do during the season. Would love it if you could join me in this cool little worldwide project.… Continue reading

Gravity and the necessary evil of movie marketing

Spoilers ahead   Suppose your movie is opening in a few months. Do you trust its quality and hope good word-of-mouth will slowly but surely get cinephile butts in seats, or do you… Continue reading

DVD Court: The Conjuring + The Internship + The Way, Way Back + Before Midnight

Hello, dear followers! It’s time for another edition of DVD Court! This week we put the spotlight on a great summer horror, the return of Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson to the big screen,… Continue reading

DVD Court: Pacific Rim + The Heat

Hello, dear followers! It’s time for another edition of DVD Court! This week we put the spotlight on one of the cheesiest movies of the year and a buddy cop comedy that unites an… Continue reading