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Month: November 2015

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Theatrical Releases: Creed & The Good Dinosaur

CREED || The perfect “Rocky” sequel, “Creed” picks up years down the road as we find Apollo Creed had an illegitimate son that has grown up to be a fighter. Wanting to go legit, he quits his job, leaves the rich confines of his home with Apollo’s wife, Mary-Anne, and ventures to Philadelphia to see if pseudo-uncle Rocky Balboa will train him. There are … Read More Theatrical Releases: Creed & The Good Dinosaur

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Tuesday Releases: American Ultra & Ricki And The Flash

NOVEMBER 24TH, 2015 New Releases American Ultra No Escape Ricki And The Flash Shaun The Sheep: The Movie

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Theatrical Releases: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 & The Night Before

CAROL || Set to be one of the bigger Oscar films this year, “Carol” comes from director Todd Haynes whose film “Far From Heaven,” starring Julianna Moore was nominated for 4 Oscars. This one, starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara has already started getting attention, as these two women fall in love with one another in 1950s New York. The production design and costumes … Read More Theatrical Releases: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 & The Night Before

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Oscars Shortlist: 10 Live Action Shorts Shortlisted for 88th Academy Awards

Five of these live action shorts will be picked from the current pool of 10, most of which come from different countries other than America. The final five will be screened in theaters in the Oscar Shorts series that is presented most years. Last year’s winner was “The Phone Call,” which starred Sally Hawkins and Jim Broadbent. “Ave Maria,” Basil Khalil (Incognito Films) “Bad … Read More Oscars Shortlist: 10 Live Action Shorts Shortlisted for 88th Academy Awards

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For Your Consideration 2015: The Martian

THE MARTIAN || The novel by Andy Weir was one of the best that I’ve read in very long time, so it was natural to be drawn to the film “The Martian.” Leading up to my viewing of the film, I marveled at a theater display about the film and wondered how crazy it would be if Matt Damon, the perfectly cast character for … Read More For Your Consideration 2015: The Martian

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Tuesday Releases: The Man From U.N.C.L.E. & We Are Your Friends

NOVEMBER 17TH, 2015 New Releases The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Meru The Stanford Prison Experiment Trash We Are Your Friends

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Theatrical Releases: The 33 & By The Sea

THE 33 || A little too sentimental, Antonio Banderas leads a crew of miners in the true story titled “The 33” about the Chilean mining disaster that trapped that many men underground. Using The Great Big World’s “Say Something” probably wasn’t the best option with a film that is too sentimental to begin with. It’s a great song, but it really makes the whole … Read More Theatrical Releases: The 33 & By The Sea

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Tuesday Releases: Terminator: Genisys & Trainwreck

NOVEMBER 10TH, 2015 New Releases Mr. Holmes Self/Less Tangerine (2015) Terminator: Genisys Trainwreck

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Oscars Shortlist: 16 Animated Features Shortlisted for 88th Academy Awards

Truth be told, it’s not every year that you get two Disney/Pixar films in contention for an Academy Award, but 2015 is one of those years, so you can consider two of the five spots in the nominations taken already by “The Good Dinosaur” and “Inside Out,” with the latter being the front-runner for the win already on most people’s lists. For me, sight … Read More Oscars Shortlist: 16 Animated Features Shortlisted for 88th Academy Awards

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Theatrical Releases: Spectre & The Peanuts Movie

BROOKLYN || Saoirse Ronan is making a run at the Oscars this year, and a mighty good one at that, being right alongside Brie Larson (“Room”) on most people’s predictions. Ronan is much deserving as she has always been a super talented actress. Now holding the reigns as the lead in “Brooklyn,” about a young Irish woman moving to America in the ’50s, she … Read More Theatrical Releases: Spectre & The Peanuts Movie

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Tuesday Releases: Inside Out & Vacation

NOVEMBER 3RD, 2015 New Releases Before We Go Best Of Enemies The End Of The Tour Inside Out Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck A LEGO Brickumentary She’s Funny That Way Toy Story That Time Forgot Vacation