…Flip Ahead

Spring may have just sprung, but those who live for the latest blockbuster are already looking forward to this year’s summer lineup. If I’m being totally honest, it feels like the summer blockbuster season is already well underway. Films like “Logan”, “Kong: Skull Island”, “Lego Batman”, and “Beauty and the Beast have already taken over the…

…rest your eyes

With the Oscars behind us, it’s nearly time for summer blockbuster season.  That’s right you’ll soon be able to restock your collection of 3D glasses. True, the last couple of Oscar seasons have featured a 3D giant or 2, but nothing captures the magic of 3D like Thor’s hammer flying out of the screen at…

…meet your maker

I have not seen any of the Alien movies.  Just putting that out there, getting it off my chest, do with it what you will. This prequel to Ridley Scott’s Alien movies is an origin tale in every sense of the word.  It is an epic sci-fi adventure in pursuit of the answer to the ultimate…

…Walk the Walk

Following the success of “Shrek,” and the subsequent release of not one or two, but three sequels; many of the most devout fairytale fans are a little burnt out. Despite these seemingly insurmountable odds,”Puss In Boots” manages to stand on its own two feet. Directed by Chris Miller, this prequel to Puss’ entrance into the…

…Hide It Under a Bushel

In this summer’s latest superhero blockbuster “Green Lantern,” Blake Lively (as the love interest Carol Ferris) sums this movie up quite nicely with one line, “Did you think I wouldn’t recognize you because I can’t see your cheekbones?” No amount of over-the-top computer animation or Ryan Reynolds’ charms and perfect abs can disguise what this film really is—a…

…Break the Mold

History was made this weekend, and most likely you were completely unaware of it. An epic battle of the sexes took place at the movie box office this weekend, and I’m sorry to report that the fairer sex lost. “The Expendables” ruled the box office this weekend, bringing in $35 million.  Coming in second was,…