Godzilla

Godzilla

At the core of this latest attempt to reboot another generally successful franchise is a troubling cinematic philosophy: money. Why would you go through the hassle of trying to make a cohesive film with...
Neighbors

Neighbors

A generational feud is at the center of the new Universal Pictures comedy, Neighbors, starring Seth Rogen (Knocked Up, This is the End), Zac Efron (The Lucky One) and an exceptionally hilarious Rose Byrne...
Transcendence

Transcendence

As much as the sci-fi fanboy in me wanted Transcendence to be a solid kick-off to this summer’s genre movie season, it fell far short of my expectations. With a predictable narrative that rarely surprises or...
Oculus

Oculus

Any time a studio is ready to put out an R rated horror movie, I am usually on board with it – much like I was with Oculus. However, going in I had not realized that WWE Studios produced the whole shebang....
Captain America

Captain America

Captain America: The Winter Soldier – PG13 Ahh, the superhero movie – something I yearned so deeply for when I was a child, but now these things get churned out at such a feverish pace that the luster...
sabotage

Sabotage

Sabotage tries to do far too much with way too little. The narrative is a convoluted at times and the acting becomes a road block in a script that just doesn’t make a whole lot of sense. But, does it really...
Muppets Most Wanted

Muppets Most Wanted

Something happened on the way to the sequel. Muppets Most Wanted picks up right after the series refresher, 2011’s The Muppets, igniting a rather humorous song about the staleness of sequels. What quickly...
Need for Speed

Need for Speed

Did you know that we went all of 2013 without a theatrical release for a movie based on a video game?  Couldn’t it just stay that way? It isn’t that Need for Speed is directly based on any of the games in...