Movies

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2017 Movie List

2017 Movie List
January 2, 2017 No Comments »

For over a decade, I’ve been saying that the year ahead is going to be amazing for films, and this year is no exception. By my count, we have four Marvel movies, the ends of two huge female-led action franchises, ... Read More »

Tenth Annual Movie Preview Guide

Tenth Annual Movie Preview Guide
January 10, 2016 No Comments »

It’s the 10th annual list of movies for the year! When I first started the list back in 2007, it was must-see theatre movies, but it’s morphed into films I’m interested in for various reasons, even if I’ll never get ... Read More »

My Thoughts on Star Wars: The Force Awakens

My Thoughts on Star Wars: The Force Awakens
December 19, 2015 No Comments »

If you haven't seen the new Star Wars movie yet, maybe come back and read this once you have - here be SPOILERS! Read More »

Watch all the films!

Watch all the films!
January 4, 2015 2 Comments »

So here’s the 2015 version of my yearly list of movies I want to see. This year’s lineup is incredible, featuring some of the most anticipated movies in years. Either this year will be the year that reignites Hollywood (after ... Read More »

Film Forecast 2K14

Film Forecast 2K14
January 26, 2014 Comments Off on Film Forecast 2K14

So here’s the list of movies I’m looking forward to in 2014.  As usual, there’s plenty of sequels and remakes, but there’s a decent number of original properties on this year’s list.  Previous lists are here: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, ... Read More »

Morsels

Morsels
July 7, 2013 Comments Off on Morsels

I’ve been neglecting my blogging duties for other pursuits, but I thought I’d toss up some mini-reviews of movies I’ve seen this spring and books I’ve read for your edification and pleasure. Or something. Movies The Last Stand A rousing ... Read More »

Must watch 2013

Must watch 2013
January 6, 2013 Comments Off on Must watch 2013

It’s about the time for my annual list of movies to come out, and this looks to be a banner year for amazing blockbusters, with three Marvel movies (one made by Fox), a whole mass of other comic-book properties, sequels ... Read More »

Spider-Man Begins Again

Spider-Man Begins Again
July 4, 2012 Comments Off on Spider-Man Begins Again

I went and saw the new Spider-Man movie on the opening show yesterday.  There were maybe a dozen other people in the theatre. To be fair, I don’t know if this was from lack of excitement with the movie or ... Read More »

Movie Review: The Avengers

Movie Review: The Avengers
May 5, 2012 Comments Off on Movie Review: The Avengers

There are very few movies for which I’ll brave opening day crowds.  I lined up for Star Wars: Episode 1 and all three of the Lord of the Rings movies.  Given all the work that has gone into building up ... Read More »

Mini-reviews: John Carter & The Hunger Games

March 29, 2012 Comments Off on Mini-reviews: John Carter & The Hunger Games

So here are two pretty decent movies that don’t quite live up to their source material. In the case of John Carter, I think the filmmakers were too ambitious. There’s a lot a meterial to cover in any one of ... Read More »

Anticipation: movies to see before the world ends…

March 11, 2012 2 Comments »

Better late than never, right?  Here is my movies-to-see list for 2012. Jan 20 – Underworld: Awakening – Having seen and enjoyed the previous three outings, it just makes sense to come back for more. Jan 20 – Coriolanus – ... Read More »

Review roundup

July 1, 2011 1 Comment »

So it’s been a while since I’ve written anything up, and in the meantime, I have been to see a couple of movies and other things, so I thought I’d toss them all in one mega-pack of review-y goodness.  Let’s ... Read More »