Tag: PG

Feb 16 2016

With Luck, Deadpool Will Change The Rules For Comic Book Movies

Like a lot of other people this past weekend, I went to see the new Deadpool movie; actually, I saw twice. If I’m being completely honest, would go see the movie the first time to make sure that it was kid friendly; it wasn’t. There was a lot of F-bombs, violence and language. It was …

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Apr 19 2013

Movie Review: Oblivion [meh- it’s okay]

Last night, I went to go see the new movie called Oblivion, starring Tom Cruise. I’m a big fan of quality science fiction movies. Most of the time, if the actors are decent and the effects are done well, the overall message of the picture will come across and should be fairly good. In Oblivion …

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Nov 19 2012

Movie Review: Skyfall – Brings a more serious Bond

James Bond is one of those prolific and iconic characters that everyone recognizes. Simply the introduction of James Bond everyone sparks thoughts about spies and gadgets, not to mention the women that have played the role of Bond girl. This past weekend I just a belated trip to the local theater to see the newest/latest …

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Aug 03 2012

Movie Review: Total Recall [2012] – Good enough to see twice

There’s been a lot of criticism about the latest release of Total Recall. I would have to guess that it’s really hard to redefine a cult classic like that. With the original Total Recall having came out in 1990, for some people, it just doesn’t seem that far away since Arnold Schwarzenegger defined the role …

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Jul 23 2012

Movie Review: Batman – The Dark Knight Rises

I’m sure when people are looking back on how to make a masterpiece film from a comic book super hero, the Batman series from Christopher Nolan is going to be anyone’s first thought. There’s three movies to this Batman series, and the first two were just incredible and it so rare that a series of …

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May 20 2012

Review: The Avengers continues to CRUSH the box office…

For 3 weeks in a row The Avengers is just bad bad news for any studio wanting to release a movie. The Avengers over the past three weeks, since it’s release has made a staggering amount of money; over $100 million…$200 million the first weekend… and $55 million the 3rd week.—it’s a mind numbing thought. …

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Feb 10 2012

Review: Journey 2: The Mysterious Island [Nope.]

When you have young children, you know; you just have to accept that there’s going to be things that you don’t want to do and there’s going to be movies that you don’t want to see. Because my son is only six years old he’s attracted to all the traditional kid shows and movies that …

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