…drink it in

As we prepare to fully enter a summer that will surely be dominated by superheroes, crime-solving Pokemon, and live-action animated characters, I thought it would be nice for all of us to take a moment to sit back, take a deep breath, pour ourselves a glass of wine, and prepare to shoot it directly out…


  As we prepare to enter into Academy Awards crunchtime, it’s nice to break up the Oscar picks with something a bit lighter. “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part,” definitely fits the bill. In this second installment, the LEGO film franchise has lost none of its self-awareness. In fact, it takes its meta-nature to…

…come down to Christmas

Last night, the now annual tradition of the live-televised musical returned…on FOX. In past years, with NBC leading the way (and we thank them for their service) these live events became a bit of a snark fest on Twitter, but FOX has left little room for snark with its productions. Last January they gave us…


This Flick Friday, I have one question for all my fellow fans of all things film… Who you gonna call? If your answer to that question is anything but an enthusiastic GHOSTBUSTERS, then I have another question for you… Where have you been for the last 30 years?

…pace yourself

Dreamworks’ Turbo is a classic underdog tale, except in this case the dog is a snail. Theo (Ryan Reynolds) is not just any snail, but a snail who loves racing.  Car racing, that is—a sport which his brother Chet (Paul Giamatti) pretty accurately (and hilariously) defines as a sport that is composed entirely of making left turns.