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2017 Movie List

2017 Movie List
January 2, 2017 Comments Off on 2017 Movie List

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 Comments Off on Tenth Annual Movie Preview Guide

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 »

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 »

Fairhaven

Fairhaven
June 23, 2014 Comments Off on Fairhaven

As some of you know, I’ve been working this last year on a webseries for the school. We finally wrapped our fifth episode last week, so the first season is now complete. I thought I’d share it here with you, ... Read More »

What I did this week

What I did this week
September 20, 2012 Comments Off on What I did this week

If you’ve been following me on Twitter at all, you’ll know that in the last couple of weeks, I’ve been elbow-deep in finishing off a project started last spring.  In June, I filmed the Carlton drama group’s play Invincible. I ... 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 »

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 »

Thoughts on Thor

May 17, 2011 Comments Off on Thoughts on Thor

I went and saw Thor this weekend.  I liked a lot about it, but there were some things lacking. **Warning: This review contains spoilers.** First up, I, like Benj, had problems with the score. While his complaints were largely tonal ... Read More »

New and improved

May 11, 2011 Comments Off on New and improved

So, a little while ago, I posted the first of our student announcement videos.  Following an evaluation, I made some changes, and we’ve done one a week since.  I thought you all might like to see the results. May 3rd ... Read More »

Mini-review: Battle Los Angeles

March 16, 2011 Comments Off on Mini-review: Battle Los Angeles

Battle: Los Angeles is not a science fiction film.  It’s a war film. You can tell because of the cliches that are present.  These are war cliches, not SF cliches. This is a good thing, though. As a science fiction ... Read More »