dark        

 
 

#survival

FRONT PAGE


 
 photo

Review: The Mountain Between Us

The Mountain Between Us promises a lot from the outset. It promises to be a story of survival, one where your life depends on the support of a stranger. It also intends to sweep the audience off their feet with a grand love story, a bond fo...

 
 
 photo

Daniel Radcliffe gets lost trying to find himself in Jungle

In his ongoing bid to separate himself from his childhood role as Harry Potter, Daniel Radcliffe has been taking on a variety of roles to show that he's not just a wizard. He's been a "hunchback", a 1940's poet, and a dead guy who farts a l...

 
 
Everest Review photo

Review: Everest

You've seen Everist before. Not just in the sense that we've all seen a billion movies about mountains killing people or in the sense that it's based on the same true story that Into Thin Air was based on. You've seen it before be...

 
 
Hours Review photo

Review: Hours

I'm a bit at a loss of what to write here. I've always been weird toward deaths of well known individuals as to when how soon is "too soon." After spending the last few days thinking of all the positives of Paul Walker's career, when is it ...

 
 
All Is Lost Review photo

Review: All Is Lost

For some reason I was expecting Alfonso Cuarón's Gravity to be almost as spare as All Is Lost, though not quite. I actually don't know if Gravity would work if it dialed back its dialogue that much. The vast majority of All Is Lost i...

 
 
Aftershock Review photo

Review: Aftershock

Sometimes movies are filled with unlikable characters, and that turns a lot of people off. I never go to movies to make friends with the characters. I actually think that lots of unlikable characters can be compelling. And then there's Afte...

 
 
 photo

New image of Robert Redford in All is Lost

It seems that Robert Redford is slowly coming back into the limelight as far as acting goes. The film he most currently involved in is one by writer and director J.C. Chandor called All is Lost. This will be Chandor’s second feature f...

 
 
 photo

Methuselah: Oldest man in the Bible, survival expert

Hollywood is getting into the Old Testament these days what with Darren Aronofsky's Noah, Steven Spielberg's possible Moses movie, and Ridley Scott readying a Moses movie of his own. (Still no luck for the Vedas.) Get ready to add another O...

 
 
 photo

Review: The Grey

The Grey has had some of the most fantastically misleading trailers in recent memory. That needs to get out of the way right off the bat. When you go in to see The Grey, you’re probably expecting something on the level of Taken. You w...

 
 




Got news?  [email protected]

                 

Reviews   filter by...

SXSW Critical Thinking"What's your next move?"

 

Bloodshot"A bloody mess (not the good kind)"

 

SXSW Drunk Bus"Going round in circles"

 

The Hunt"Not even the third most talked about movie of the year"

 

Never Rarely Sometimes Always"Necessary for our time"

 

Jurassic Thunder"Somehow worse than it looks"

 

Castlevania (Season 3)"WHERE'S GRANT???"

 

The Booksellers"The moment he croaks I'm on the phone with Sotheby's"

 

The Wild Goose Lake"Goose on the loose."

 

The Way Back"Can't find its way"

 

The Dark Red"Kidnapping babies and wasting time"

 

The Invisible Man"Nothing to see here"

 

Burden"Love conquers all...except boredom"

 

Verotika"'Your teets are looking at me!'"

 

Blood on Her Name"'That don't put the skin back on the cat'"

 

Dragon Quest: Your Story"Butchering a beloved classic"

 

My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising"Yet I'm falling asleep"

 

Beanpole"Plant a seed and hope for the best"

 

Ride Your Wave"Love and water"

 

We"A deadly serious sex comedy"

 

Sonic the Hedgehog"Super Sonic"

 

The Assistant"The unsung heroes"