Archives

27 January 2016

My Cinematic 2015: 41-50

By // Cinema

For the past three years, I’ve been ranking every film I see- just the new releases, from January 1st to December 31st. The rankings are subjective, based entirely on how …

28 April 2015

DVD Update: April

By // TV

It’s time, once again, for the On DVD series featuring new releases from Paramount and Elevation Pictures. The Imitation Game (Elevation Pictures, March 31) The re-watch value on this Oscar-winning WWII thriller …

18 January 2015

My Cinematic 2014: 91-110

By // Cinema

For the past two years, I’ve been ranking every film I see- just the new releases, from January 1st to December 31st. The rankings are subjective, based entirely on how …

15 November 2013

Richard Curtis Returns with About Time

By // Cinema

Richard Curtis is a man who is extraordinarily good at what he does. He writes (and sometimes directs) British romantic comedies and he does it with more consistency than almost …

07 June 2013

Much Ado-a-palooza Part 4

By // Cinema

There are a lot of exciting films coming out in 2013 (here’s looking at you, Catching Fire!) but none of them have us as psyched as the impending release of Joss …

04 April 2013

Fey & Rudd in Admission

By // Cinema

When I first saw the trailer for Admission, it bummed me out. Here was Tina Fey, funny, smart, bad ass Tina Fey, making another romantic comedy where she played the …

07 November 2012

Pitch Perfect, almost

By // Cinema

Here’s the thing, I like Pitch Perfect. I’ve seen it twice now and enjoyed it both times, because it’s exactly the movie I’m supposed to like. I mean, university a …

19 September 2012

Celeste & Jesse Forever

By // Cinema

I am all about the alt-rom-com this year and Celeste & Jesse Forever is the second great one that came out this summer. I’ve been flipflopping on whether or not …

12 September 2012

Ruby Sparks

By // Cinema

Ruby Sparks was my most anticipated movie of the summer and it was the first time in a long while that I went in with high expectations and had them …

17 May 2012

The 5 Year Engagement

By // Cinema

I was really looking forward to The 5 Year Engagement. I was convinced it would be the movie that would finally make me love Emily Blunt (I’ve never warmed to …

15 May 2012

Think Like a Man

By // Cinema

Think Like a Man is the ensemble comedy that Gary Marshall keeps trying to direct. It’s funny and clever with a cast of interconnected characters who are at least marginally …

12 March 2012

Friends with Kids

By // Cinema

As a (mostly) unabashed fan of romantic comedies, you end up having to do a lot of apologizing. You’re supposed to couch your enjoyment of these films in the self-aware …

21 February 2012

This Means Giggles, Despite Myself

By // Cinema

There are many, many things that do not work about This Means War; check out Rotten Tomatoes, where the film is currently getting a 26% fresh rating. The movie is …

09 January 2012

A Star-y New Years Puzzle

By // Cinema

Garry Marshall was once my favourite director. I will admit this only with the accompanying information that I was about 12 at the time, a devotee of the Julia Roberts- …

  • Connect

    Facebook Twitter RSS Pinterest Instagram