Home Viewing: War Horse

Too long and too horsey, this movie will please only the most equine among us. [Read more...]

Home Viewing: In The Land of Blood and Honey

Angelina Jolie’s directional debut is darkly ambitious and occasionally uneven, but shows promise. [Read more...]

Home Viewing – Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

This ambitious 9/11 story falls short of what it needed to be. Far short. [Read more...]

DVD Release: The Muppets

The Muppets was one of the best movies of 2011. Not just kids’ movies. One of the best overall movies. [Read more...]

DVD Release: The Adventures of Tintin

A faithful and delightful adaptation of the Tintin graphic novels to enjoy with the kiddos. [Read more...]

DVD Release: Happy Feet Two

The music is great and the animation intermittently breathtaking, but the story is M.I.A., which makes it a decent, not great, movie to enjoy with the whole family. [Read more...]

DVD Release: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

Murky in its plot and conflicting loyalties, TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY is either delightfully ambiguous or downright confusing. You pick. [Read more...]

DVD Release: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

A relentless and harsh look at brutal evil and strength to fight it, wrapped in a savage murder mystery. Well done if you can stand the darkness. [Read more...]

DVD Release – Melancholia

Beautiful, epic, and relentless in its worldview, Melancholia is the logical and depressing end point of a philosophy that believes humanity is just a sad accident of the universe. Which is exactly why you should watch it. [Read more...]

DVD Release – The Descendants

Incredibly acted, achingly honest, and brutally sad, this Best Picture contender will make you tear up. [Read more...]