…check all the boxes

It’s official, fall is here, and if the weather and calendar didn’t tip you off, then the return (after a brief hiatus) of Flick Friday should be a huge hint. I can’t think of a better way to kick the 2014 movie season off, than with the last stop-motion masterpiece from Laika Entertainment and Focus…

…make it count

 In Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, the latest installment in Guy Ritchie’s reimagination of Sherlock, timing is everything. This Sherlock (Robert Downey Jr.), as seen in the 2009 Sherlock Holmes, is exact in speech, action, and every other aspect of his life.   Even his apparent gaffs are carefully calculated.  He survives purely on logic…