Tag Archive: review

Flash Review: Iron Man 3

After the disappointment that was The Avengers (for me, since everybody and their dog loved it; whatever), Marvel redeems itself with Iron Man 3. Thrilling action set-pieces, peppered with some light humor (not… Continue reading

Trance [2013]

Directed by: Danny Boyle Written by: Joe Ahearne, John Hodge Starring: James McAvoy, Rosario Dawson, Vincent Cassel You know how they say some movies “keep you guessing until the very end”? Well, I don’t think… Continue reading

Hipster for a day

Suddenly writing reviews for my own site seems “too mainstream”, so I’m making the move to Filmhipster to give you my thoughts on Side Effects. Click on the image below to check it… Continue reading

Oz the Great and Powerful [2013]

Directed by: Sam Raimi Written by: Mitchell Kapner and David Lindsay-Abaire; based on The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum Starring: James Franco, Mila Kunis, Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz, Zach Braff, Joey King… Continue reading

Flash Review: Flight

Despite featuring a couple of terrible characters (that über-Christian couple was practically a joke) and some of the usual addict movie clichés, Flight is a tense, involving drama with the right touches of… Continue reading

Flash Review: The Sessions

Very sweet, poignant little dramedy that didn’t get nearly enough attention and praise during the award season that’s drawing to a close. With a marvelous script by Ben Lewin (based on Mark O’Brien’s… Continue reading

Flash Review: Les Misérables

I walked in, my expectations lowered after many mixed reviews, and fully prepared for non-stop singing, lots of close-ups and Russell Crowe’s horrid voice. Turns out, I didn’t mind that stuff at all… Continue reading

Flash Review: The Master

Fantastic performances, exquisite cinematography and beautiful music (both score and soundtrack), all inside one dull, pointless movie. Some might argue that I just didn’t “get” it, but I’d say I didn’t even care… Continue reading

DVD Court: Argo, Sinister, and Anna Karenina

Hello, dear followers! It’s Tuesday and that means it’s time for DVD Court! DVD Court takes place over at The Cinematic Katzenjammer and this is what we do on a weekly basis: As The Jury, we recommend… Continue reading

Zero Dark Thirty [2012]

Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow Written by: Mark Boal Starring: Jessica Chastain, Jason Clarke, Mark Strong, Edgar Ramírez, Kyle Chandler, James Gandolfini, Fares Fares, Chris Pratt, Joel Edgerton, Jennifer Ehle, Mark Duplass Let me get a few… Continue reading