The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1

I am definitely in the minority, and I realize that. Breaking Dawn is on track to make $140M this weekend (proving the power of women at the box office when they’re captivated). Many . . . → more

Immortals

Admittedly, it’s been a while since I’ve seen Immortals. But I did not like it at all, which is why I haven’t seen it again now that it’s opened. . . . → more

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

Johnny Depp is delightful as ever, but this movie really lacks a certain life and vitality that the earlier films had. There was just some spark that was missing and I think it was a lack of . . . → more

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

I think, though still flawed, Eclipse is the best of the Twilight films thus far. Before I even begin I should say that it’s my favorite book. I like how romantic it is and I like Jacob and Edward talking in the tent and the whole little kerfuffle . . . → more

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

Prince of Persia is a nice way to start the big, loud, hot summer movie season. It’s a fun movie, light on substance but full of cool parkour action, big special effects a few laughs and . . . → more

The Twilight Saga: New Moon

It’s amazing what a good director can do. When I saw New Moon, I have to admit I was afraid to get my hopes up. Twilight was just so poorly done and the books are so badly written, but the characters are incredibly engaging . . . → more

Twilight

Cinematically flawed, and in frustrating and easily avoidable ways that I unequivocally blame Catherine Hardwicke for, and a little bit Summit for hiring her. I think the biggest problem is they made a movie for the fans. And you can’t do that . . . → more

Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl

Absolutely flawless film. . . . → more