S.W.A.T. finally in theaters, the critics aren’t really impressed Despite 2 early thumbs up from Ebert and Roppel, a quick browse through the various critics reveals they aren’t all that impressed with S.W.A.T. Chris Barsanti of FilmCritic.Com was on the lower end of the scale saying “S.W.A.T. is such an … [Read More]
Go Bowling. On Dvd. August 19th. Go Get It.. And Stop Killing People.
Go rent DareDevil As I mentioned in a previous post, I think that DareDevil is thus far the most underrated film this year. Let’s get one thing straight right up front, I’m not a Ben Affleck fan. To be honest, I nearly passed on seeing this movie all together just … [Read More]
When a shot to the face just isn’t bad good enough Wow. We all know Gigli is doing poorly. Actually, no. Poorly doesn’t work… “Critically pissed on” works better. And only to make matters worse, 1) It has jumped the entire “Horrid” list on The Internet Movie Database to land … [Read More]
Indiana Jones DVD’s release moved up to October I think besides the original 3 Star Wars films, the Indiana Jones trilogy is the set I have most been waiting for to come out. Now, it looks like we’ll be able to get our hands on it even earlier than expected! … [Read More]
Some speculation Now, I think that we could come to a general consensus among the millions and millions of readers of themovieblog.com that this has been a pretty good year for movies. This comes as a pleasant chance from the previous few years, which have offered up some pretty mediocre … [Read More]
Matrix Reloaded wins best picture at Teen Choice Award Under the category of “Means Absolutely Nothing Awards”, The Matrix Reloaded won the Teen Choice Award for best picture. You know, for all the negative stuff floating around about the flick, I actually thought this installment of the Matrix was even … [Read More]
Thought for the day I don’t think I’m alone in my hope to see at least a 40% increase in the amount of flamethrowers and acid-shooting guns used in major motion pictures in the next three years.
It’s official: Arnold Schwarzenegger running for Governor of California To some it comes as a surprise, to others it was obvious. Arnold has announced that he’s running to be the next Governor of California. Unlike other celebs turned politicians, many forget that Arnold has been politically active for years on … [Read More]
Return Of The King sets advanced ticket sales record I guess this story doesn’t really surprise me. I can only imagine how many people in Toronto would snap up ROTK tickets if they were suddenly available tomorrow even if the film is still 5 months away. Japanese distributor Nippon Herald … [Read More]
American Wedding reviews scattered all over the place No film ever has total agreement on it’s quality. Even Gigli had some people who liked it, and even Seabiscuit had those who hated it. However, you can usually find a general consensus amongst the critics. American Wedding subscribes to no such … [Read More]
Did You Like ‘The Ring’? Then Keep an Eye Out For This One The director of the original ‘Ring‘ (which I liked better than the American movie based on it – notice I say ‘based’ not “remade”) is apparently directing the next American remake of his movies instead of someone … [Read More]