Ex Machina

April 24, 2015 popcollin 0

It’s tough sometimes, when a really (really) good movie comes along, to refrain from using adjectives like ground-breaking, game-changing, and (literally) awesome. But sometimes a […]

American Sniper

January 16, 2015 popcollin 0

I had pretty much given up on Clint Eastwood. Sure, he’ll always be a revered part of Hollywood lore (and deservedly so), but in the […]


January 9, 2015 popcollin 0

I’m not quite sure how we’ve never, at any point in the 45 years since his death, had a feature film about Martin Luther King […]

The Imitation Game

December 25, 2014 popcollin 0

As we learn in the closing slates of The Imitation Game, mathematician Alan Turing’s work de-coding the Nazi Enigma machine during World War II may […]

Gone Girl

October 3, 2014 popcollin 0

I’ve never been one for horror movies. The idea of sitting in a theater and watching unmitigated gore and gimmicky “gotcha!” moments is about as […]

The Skeleton Twins

September 11, 2014 popcollin 0

After seven seasons sharing the stage on Saturday Night Live and bringing us zany characters like The Target Lady and Stefon (or, my particular favorites, […]

22 Jump Street

June 13, 2014 popcollin 0

“Exactly like last time.” It’s a mantra repeated early and often in 22 Jump Street, the hilariously self-aware sequel to the 2012 hit comedy. In […]

The Lego Movie

February 7, 2014 popcollin 0

Everything is awesome. That’s not only the song that will be pulsing through your conscience for the better part of a week after seeing The […]


January 10, 2014 popcollin 0

On the surface, Spike Jonze’s Her may seem like a cautionary tale about the mind-boggling role technology plays in our lives (and how it’s only […]