Home Movie Review


Director: Tim Johnson
Actors: Jim Parsons, Rihanna, Steve Martin
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Aww, Dreamwork, how we love you so … even, if you are the stepchild of animation. You always do good work. However, not great work like your brother and sister, Pixar and Disney. This brings me to your latest feature film, Home. And, I have…

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Indie Darling "It Follows" Disappoints Despite Suffocating Praise

 

 

It Follows is “good” for all the boring reasons. It’s premise—a supernatural being haunting unlucky youngsters who contract it through dirty sex we never get to see—tickled critics into trumpeting it as an allegory for AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases. But boy is that interpretation a downer. Where’s the fun in A…

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Avengers Age of Ultron uses recycled but effective material

 

Synopsis: When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and it is up to the Avengers to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his terrible plans.

 

Avengers: Age of Ultron has been everywhere and now it’s finally here. While it’s lost its “first time” appeal being the second film…

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Kristen Stewart Delivers An Impressive Performance in Clouds of Sils Maria

 

Maria Enders (Juliette Binoche) is an actress at the peak of her international career who is asked to perform in a revival of the play that made her famous twenty years earlier. Back then she played the role of Sigrid, an alluring young woman who disarms and eventually drives her boss Helena to suicide. Now she is being asked to step …

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The Nightmare Could Be 2015's Scariest Documentary

 

Simple synopsis: A look at a frightening condition that plagues thousands; sleep paralysis.

 

Very few movies have stuck with me beyond the SXSW Film Festival like the documentary The Nightmare has. Though not for everyone, Room 237 director Rodney Ascher crafts an effectively unsettling and extremely creepy documentary on …

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DVD Review of Big Eyes: Even Creepier Than Kid Paintings Is A Creepy Husband

 
Synopsis: A real-life story of painter Margaret Keane and her world famous paintings that were credited to her husband.
 

 

It seems like it’s been a long time since Tim Burton has made a movie that isn’t weird and that actually has some meaning to it. Big Eyes is the story of Margaret Keane and her manipulative hus…

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Vincent D'Onofrio on Dardevil and Jurassic World

 

Recently I got a chance to speak with Vincent D’Onofrio about the slew on work he’s been a part of. Here is what he said:

 

Jim: Hey Vincent, so how did you get involved with the film Broken Horses?

 
Vincent: I met Vidhu in New York. I rode my bicycle to where he was staying and we met in the lobby. We had a great…

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Why Film Geeks Should See Ex Machina Before Avengers: Age of Ultron

 

Earning fantastic reviews and sensational word-of-mouth during its limited release, Ex Machina plans to expand during these next few weekends in additional cities. The latest science fiction movie has a numerous amount of potential to connect with audiences including an original premise, an emerging filmmaker, a sleek look, effective …

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Ex Machina explores the suspenseful morality of A.I.

 
Synopsis: A young programmer is selected to participate in a breakthrough experiment in artificial intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a breathtaking female A.I.

 

 

The concept of Artificial Intelligence has been done so many times in film. Whether it be a destructive force like Terminator or a so…

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Director Sara Colangelo on what inspired her to make Little Accidents

 

 

Jim: Hi Sara.

 
Sara: Hey, how are you?
 

Jim: I’m great. So, I saw that you wrote and directed the movie, how did you come up with the idea for this film?

 
Sara: I had made a short film of the same title, it was at Sundance in 2010. It was set in a completely different world, it was set in my…

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April 14, 2015
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Ant-Man Official Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

Marvel, you did it again. I don’t know, how you took the “Aquaman” of Marvel and made him cool. But by God, you did it. The trailer is great. It…

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April 13, 2015
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How about a little Chaos?

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

  Synopsis: A romantic drama following Sabine, a talented landscape designer, who is building a garden at Versailles for King Louis XIV. Sabine struggles with class barriers as she becomes…

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April 13, 2015
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A internationally flavored Entourage trailer

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    Movie star Vincent Chase (Adrian Grenier), together with his boys, Eric (Kevin Connolly), Turtle (Jerry Ferrara) and Johnny (Kevin Dillon), are back…and back in business with super agent-turned-studio…

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April 13, 2015
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Kingsman: The Secret Service Movie Review

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

Director: Matthew Vaughn Writers: Jane Goldman and Matthew Vaughn Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy Starring: Colin Firth, Samuel L. Jackson, Mark Strong, Taron Egerton, and Michael Caine Matthew Vaughn has crossed…

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April 13, 2015
TERMINATOR GENISYS

FINALLY! A new Terminator Genesys trailer to lighten up our Mundaze

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

I heard/read all sorts of random reports of Governator running around Los Angeles in full Terminator garb which had me thinking “they’re gonna piggyback on the GoT press/excitement”. With Emilia Clark…

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April 13, 2015
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Sinister 2 Official Trailer #1

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

  This is a really bad trailer. I mean awful. In two minutes and thirty two seconds, I know this movie relies on jump scares. I know there’s going to…

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April 10, 2015
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DVD Review of Wild: A Wild Journey that Doesn’t Excite

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: A woman takes a 1,100 mile hike down the PCT in order to deal with a personal issue.      Wild isn’t as wild as the title suggests….

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April 10, 2015
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Trailer: Being Canadian

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    When Calgarian Robert Cohen moved to L.A. to pursue his dreams of becoming a comedy writer, he quickly realized that BEING CANADIAN meant his new friends and colleagues…

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April 10, 2015
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Trailer: Burying the Ex

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    BURYING THE EX A guy’s regrets over moving in with his girlfriend are compounded when she dies and comes back as a zombie.   Source: Voltage Pictures  …

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April 10, 2015
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The Human Centipede 3 (Final Sequence) Official Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

Who saw this one coming? I know I didn’t. The director said he had plans for a trilogy. But, after Human Centipede 2, I thought there wasn’t a movie producer…

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April 10, 2015
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Trailer: Love & Mercy

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    LOVE & MERCY presents an unconventional portrait of Brian Wilson, the mercurial singer, songwriter and leader of The Beach Boys. Set against the era-defining catalog of Wilson’s music,…

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April 10, 2015
Genre: Comedy, Drama

Director: Noah Baumbach
Writer: Noah Baumbach

Stars: Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Adam Driver

While We’re Young Exposes Generational Divide for Laughs, Drama

— Posted by Kenny Miles

    Noah Boaumbach’s comedy While We’re Young stars Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts as Josh and Cornelia, a childless New York married couple in their mid-forties. As their other…

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April 10, 2015
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Trailer: Reese and Sofia have a new Hot Pursuit trailer

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    From Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and New Line Cinema comes the comedy HOT PURSUIT, starring Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon (“Walk the Line,” “Wild”) and Sofia Vergara (“Chef,” TV’s “Modern…

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April 10, 2015
Genre: Drama

Director: Francesco Munzi
Writers: Gioacchino Criaco (novel), Francesco Munzi (screenplay),
Stars: Marco Leonardi, Peppino Mazzotta, Fabrizio Ferracane

The Compelling Italian Movie Black Souls is a Must See

— Posted by Kenny Miles

BLACK SOULS (“Anime Nere”) is a gripping morality tale of violence begetting violence in rural Calabria, that takes us on a journey into the dark and sinister world of the…

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April 10, 2015
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7 SXSW 2015 Movies That Need Distribution NOW!

— Posted by Kenny Miles

I watched quite a few movies during the SXSW Film Festival. One of the most rewarding and challenging experiences is falling in love with a movie that doesn’t have a…

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April 9, 2015
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Look at this Thing…from Fantastic Four

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

There’s been some nitpicking online lately about Josh Trank’s take on the Fantastic Four and how it just seems wildly different from everything in the past. First, I wanna address…

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April 9, 2015
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FINALLY, the Suicide Squad has ASSEMBLED

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

  We finally have our first look at the cast of the Suicide Squad! Yay! Wait.. What is this weird party picture that showcases an inebriated Will Smith? This is not…

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April 8, 2015
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Broken Horses Is All About Brotherly Love

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: The bonds of brotherhood, the laws of loyalty, and the futility of violence in the shadows of the US Mexico border gang wars. (c)Imb     Broken Horses…

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