…check yourself

Today I’m going to do something I don’t like to do, but the circumstances have forced my hand. Today I will weigh in on a movie I have not seen. Why? Put simply, I refuse to believe that “The Hustle” could possibly be as bad as the low (but slightly improved) rating it currently has…

…Play Nice

  Kids, it’s time for another conversation about how we treat others. This week Rotten Tomatoes took away users’ ability to comment on or review films prior to their release. Why? Well, it seems some of us have forgotten the golden rule…again. If you don’t know what the golden rule is please keep reading.

…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.

…Hang In There

Don’t get too excited this isn’t an early “Man of Steel” review. It’s still over a week until the 2WC weighs in on the latest Superman film, but plenty of critics are already sharing their two cents. Based on headlines alone (I don’t read reviews until after I’ve written mine), the consensus is that there…

…light up the screen

It’s official.  Summer blockbuster season has begun. I think it’s safe to assume that half of you just cheered, while the other half shuttered and made a beeline for the  closest art house box office. It’s true we have several months of in your face scores, explosions, wizardry, robots, super powers, and pirating ahead of…