…pick up a book

As Comic-Con hits its stride, this weekend is sure to be full of superheroes, dragons, witches, wizards, zombies, vampires, and every other wonderful thing the world of comics (and well beyond) can throw at us. So, I thought I’d take a different route with this week’s blockbuster with a smart, witty, and riotously funny comedy,…

…connect

When I first read about the premise of Spike Jonze’s film “her,“ I’ll admit I was a little weirded out. A man falls in love with an operating system. The thought is more than a little unnerving.

…set to stun

The trick to never being disappointed, is to know where to set your expectations. It’s true of life and usually true of summer blockbusters (you know what you did Green Lantern). In the case of Jon Favreau’s Sci-Fi Western, Cowboys & Aliens, you might guess that expectations were set pretty low. You would be wrong.  I’d say…