Review: Spotlight (2015)

With the onslaught of journalism dramas, there are only quite a few that made their marks in the movie world. Among others, there’s The Insider (1999), Ace in the Hole (1951), Frost/Nixon (2008), and All the President’s Men (1976), which was hailed as THE journo drama by which all journo dramas were measured against. Then…

Most Anticipated Movies of 2016

2015 was an awesome year for movies. It was the year that brought us back to some of the worlds we know and love, such as Star Wars and Jurassic World. We got some solid superhero movies from Marvel. Pixar gave us some amazing animation. 2015 seems like a tough act to follow. So how are things looking…

Why We Love Movies

Movie watching has always been a personal experience. Sure you might go see one with your buddies at home, or with the crowds in a packed theater. And yeah, it starts out as a communal experience. But once the screen flickers to life and you see the first frame, movie watching becomes personal. It’s just…

Review: Pan (2015)

“To know how it truly ends, we must know how it began.” Or so the movie says. It seems that Hollywood is taking that phrase seriously as it’s been spewing out a lot of revisionist, re-imagined crap lately. Anyway, straight off let me just say that Pan (2015) missed the mark in every way. I…