Movie Reviews

The Debt Movie Review

The Debt Movie Review

Helen Mirren, Tom Wilkinson, Jessica Chastain and Sam Worthington star in this East Berlin-set espionage thriller, in theaters today.
Captain America, 90’s Style

Captain America, 90’s Style

Chris Evans, drop your shield. The original 1992 version of Captain America has been released on DVD, and it... well, sucks.
13 Assassins: Why Killing Evil People is a Good Thing

13 Assassins: Why Killing Evil People is a Good Thing

Evil lords are evil. They like to torture, kill and rape their subjects and have fun doing it. Shooting children with arrows? They love that, too. So let's kill the evil lords!
Rango: When You Combine Family Films and Drugs

Rango: When You Combine Family Films and Drugs

How can a family film that at times seems more like Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas work? We don't know, but we'll have whatever drugs the filmmakers were taking.
The Beaver: Mel Gibson’s Best Performance?

The Beaver: Mel Gibson’s Best Performance?

Mel Gibson has his issues. But there's no denying the man has talent, and it's on full display in Jodie Foster's The Beaver, now on DVD and Blu-Ray.
Win Win Comes to DVD: A Win Win for Audiences

Win Win Comes to DVD: A Win Win for Audiences

Paul Giamatti needs money. So he becomes the guardian of a senile old man to make some extra cash. Bad move? Or the best move he's ever made in his life?
Why Do Scientists Hate Us So Much?

Why Do Scientists Hate Us So Much?

Scientists never learn, do they? They want to help humanity. They want to cure diseases. They want to better mankind. But we all know what will inevitably happen.
Priest Movie Review: Not So Heavenly

Priest Movie Review: Not So Heavenly

Paul Bettany is at it again, trying to be a Goody Two-Shoes by saving humanity from eternal damnation in Priest, on DVD and Blu-Ray this week.
30 Minutes or Less: The Best Comedy of the Summer

30 Minutes or Less: The Best Comedy of the Summer

From the director of Zombieland comes what could be the funniest movie of the year. 30 Minutes or Less is in theaters today.
Final Destination 5: Blood, Gore and More Gore

Final Destination 5: Blood, Gore and More Gore

The Final Destination sequels have been consistently disappointing, but Final Destination 5 may be an exception...
Mars Needs Moms Movie Review

Mars Needs Moms Movie Review

Mars Needs Moms is many things. It's a $150 million sci-fi "epic." It's also an epic flop. And failure. But as bad as it is, it deserves praise for one reason.
Emma Stone Needs and Gets ‘The Help’ Movie Review

Emma Stone Needs and Gets ‘The Help’ Movie Review

Emma Stone is everywhere these days, including The Help, the adaptation of the critically acclaimed book in theaters today.
Paul: An Out-Of-This-World Movie Review

Paul: An Out-Of-This-World Movie Review

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz) reunite again for the sci-fi comedy Paul - on DVD and Blu-Ray today.
Jumping the Broom Movie Review

Jumping the Broom Movie Review

Jumping the Broom is now available on DVD and Blu-Ray, but is it more than the mediocre wedding drama it appears to be?
Miranda July’s The Future: Not One to Visit

Miranda July’s The Future: Not One to Visit

In Miranda July's sophomore feature, the director assembles an eccentric cast and story that is a mixed bag of successes and misfires.