September 2012

The big DVD and Blu-ray release this week was Marvel’s The Avengers, but since that is now the third-biggest movie in the world and you’ve probably already seen it at least twice by now, I thought I’d review two new movies out on Blu-ray and DVD that you may have missed.

{ 0 comments }

Fantastic Fest 2012 in Austin, TX just finished up and these are capsule reviews of ‘Vanishing Waves, ‘I Declare War,’ and ‘Crave,’ three of the biggest award winners.

{ 0 comments }

We have advance passes to see HERE COMES THE BOOM and we want you to have them! The screening is Wednesday, October 10 7:30 PM at the Cinemark Merriam in Kansas City.

{ 0 comments }

Cashing in on the success of Glee, Pitch Perfect takes viewers on the wacky ride of competitive a capella competition.

{ 1 comment }

Although Hotel Transylvania isn’t Tartakovsky’s creation, you can certainly see his fingerprints all over the film in a script he helped punch-up and his influence to push the movie towards a more high-energy animation style resembling Tex Avery’s classic cartoons.

{ 0 comments }

Besides a challenging time-travel premise, a dark sense of humor, and some thrilling action scenes, Looper has the kind emotional weight that you wouldn’t expect.

{ 3 comments }

Post image for Top 10 Best Time-Travel Movies

Top 10 Best Time-Travel Movies

by Eric Melin on September 25, 2012

in Top 10s

Surely when one thinks of great time-travel movies, a couple jump to mind immediately. Of course, I’m talking about Hot Tub Time Machine and Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, so I’m sad to say they have been left off of this Top 10 and are relegated only to the opening remarks section here.

{ 27 comments }

We’re all guilty of quoting-along with our favorite cult classics. Now you can do it in the company of strangers, who’ll quote-along with you!

{ 0 comments }

Fantastic Fest 2012 is happening now in Austin, TX and these are capsule reviews of films I’ve seen so far.

{ 0 comments }

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 is a backwoods version of American Psycho with equal parts gross-out humor and over-the-top acting.

{ 2 comments }

We have passes to see TAKEN 2 in Kansas City and we want you to have them! All you have to do is fill out the form below and we’ll have a random drawing to determine the winners.

{ 5 comments }

In the new indie documentary ‘The American Scream,’ director Michael Paul Stephenson ‘(Best Worst Movie’) profiles three home haunters at different levels of obsession in the small town of Fairhaven, Massachusetts.

{ 0 comments }

‘The Master,’ confirms an assertion Trey made when he left the theater after viewing ‘There Will Be Blood,’ that the 2007 masterpiece was a turning point for P.T. Anderson.

{ 5 comments }

‘The Conspiracy’ shifts focus in its third act to a truly frightening riff on found-footage horror movies, and deftly comments on the filmmaking process and the unreliable narrator phenoma.

{ 0 comments }

Here are some capsule movie reviews of the phallic documentary The Final Member and the vulgar comedy New Kids Nitro from Fantastic Fest 2012 in Austin, TX.

{ 0 comments }