…surrender

There are some moments in life that are just so perfect and magical that trying to replicate them can only lead to disappointment. And I confess, I feared that a “Mamma Mia!” sequel might be a tragic attempt at recapturing the magic that was the first. There was a lot to live up to —…

…Suddenly Lose Control

Okay “Mamma Mia!” fans, it’s go time. The moment that we’ve been waiting for is finally here…almost. “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again,” hits theaters tonight and tomorrow! I’ll leave the details for tomorrow’s review, but I couldn’t help but let some of the joy spill over into today’s post.

…Emancipate

Abraham Lincoln, inarguably one of the United States’ greatest presidents, is now a bona fide action movie hero. Now, to all you nay-sayers and non-believers out there.  I see your point, but don’t be too quick to judge. Director Timur Bekmambetov’s “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” based on the novel by Seth Grahame-Smith (who also did the screenplay) follows all…

…Come Together

There’s no mistaking from the first moment what  “Captain America: The First Avenger” really is: The final piece. Thankfully, this last piece in “The Avengers” puzzle also happens to be a decent film, and an excellent example of a comic book movie done right. Director Joe Johnston’s film takes the human and the supernatural elements, mixes them together…