With this passing Christmas day, there are a ton of excellent films that are playing in theaters right now. I highly suggest making American Hustle a priority to see. With an all-star cast playing the main and support characters, this movie is armed to the teeth with acting power. Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Jennifer Lawrence do a fantastic job getting into their characters, and really bringing the complexities of the characters to life.
With Thanksgiving behind us and December approaching Sunday I thought would be fun to list some festive movies to watch with family after a day of shopping or trying to figure out why half the strand of lights isn’t working. Continue reading
With the cult-like following The Hunger Games series has garnered for the books, I must first admit I have not read a sing one of the books. It’s not that I’ve refused, I just haven’t gotten around to it yet. So this review will be free from book-to-movie comparisons.
… down on its face. Don’t get me wrong, Olympus Has Fallen wasn’t a terrible movie, and it wasn’t necessarily a bad movie for that matter either, but there are just a few points that I found to be too distracting to really enjoy this movie.
So the premise is the White House gets attacked and the President of the United States is taken hostage. Gerard Butler plays Mike Banning, an ex-secret service agent who has to rescue the President and his son.
I love movies. I would see one every day if I could afford it. They are escape, entertainment, distraction and art. I love to check out what the critics have to say, though I didn’t take any of them to heart until I discovered Roger Ebert.
While taking a break from homework I stumbled across this video. Continue reading