I haven’t seen the first Expendables movie but I read the Wikipedia summary whilst listening to the soundtrack from Predator, so I think I get the idea. If there are plot details from the first movie that you need to understand for the second outing, [...]
Browsing all posts from August, 2012.
Combining good music with Michelle Williams and some of the best serious/comedy actors in the business was a recipe for total success in the Take This Waltz trailer. I was excited to see it and fully expecting to enjoy it; after all, who doesn’t love [...]
Jo Nesbo is a literary sensation to the extent that his name is attached to films, like Jackpot, for which he only contributed a rough outline. It’s designed to give a feel of the tone of the piece, as well as a marketing device for [...]
High school football has been well trodden in the annals of sporting movies. It’s the great comeback sports, a metaphorical Hail Mary that works, emotionally, both on and off the pitch. It’s also totally mysterious to use Brits who, for the most part, assume it’s [...]
If you’re a fan of the TV show Family Guy, chances are, you’re already excited about Ted. And with good reason: it has the comedy pedigree of Seth McFarlane (making his live action feature debut) and the acting of, the not unattractive, Mila Kunis and [...]