Drive Angry

February 25, 2011 popcollin 0

Go ahead, make all the jokes you want about Nicolas Cage, but no one else would take on the lead role in a pulp extravaganza […]

Hall Pass

February 25, 2011 popcollin 0

Remember the Farrelly Brothers? You know, the guys who seemed to drop off the map after decade-ago classics like There’s Something About Mary and Dumb […]

I Am Number Four

February 19, 2011 popcollin 0

There ought to be a law. You shouldn’t be able to slap a pretty slick, whiz-bang ending onto a bad movie and call it a […]

Unknown

February 18, 2011 popcollin 0

It’s all about the payoff. When a movie has an interesting premise (which Unknown certainly does) it’s often not so much about the set up […]

Just Go With It

February 11, 2011 popcollin 0

Complaining about Adam Sandler’s films is a little like complaining about Justin Bieber’s movie. The only people who are going to see it are people […]

The Eagle

February 11, 2011 popcollin 0

For an era that spanned 500 years, the Roman Empire has spawned precious few noteworthy movies recently. In fact, 2000’s Gladiator was pretty much the […]

The Company Men

February 11, 2011 popcollin 0

Back in the 80s, movies about excess were (understandably) the norm. Wall Street, Less Than Zero, The Secret of My Success, and dozens more all […]

Gnomeo & Juliet

February 11, 2011 popcollin 0

By now, I think most of us can agree that Pixar is the gold standard for animated movies. Sure, you have your occasional How to […]

The Roommate

February 5, 2011 popcollin 0

Occasionally there comes a time in a movie when you realize that the filmmakers are just trying to have a little fun with you– trying […]