Movie Review: Into The Woods

Into The Woods directed by: Rob Marshall Starring: Anna Kendrick, Daniel Huttlestone, James Corden, Emily Blunt, Meryl Streep IMDB: 6.8 Rotten Tomatoes: 72% A witch tasks a childless baker and his wife with procuring magical items from classic fairy tales to reverse the curse put on their family tree. Let me be the first to say that I […]

Movie Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 directed by: Francis Lawrence Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth IMDB: 7.1 Rotten Tomatoes: 66% Katniss Everdeen is in District 13 after she shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta and […]

Movie Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles directed by Jonathan Liebsman Starring: Megan Fox, Will Arnett, William Fitchner IMDB: 6.4 Rotten Tomatoes: 20% A group of mutated warriors face off against an evil kingpin who wants to take over New York.   There’s no denying that TMNT was one of the anticipated movies coming out this month, but in comparison to […]

Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy

 Guardians of the Galaxy directed by James Gunn  Starring: Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista  IMBD: 8.9 Rotten Tomatoes: 92% Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.   I was really excited to see Guardians […]

Movie Review: Transformers: Age of Extinction

 Transformers: Age of Extinction directed by Michael Bay   Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor IMDB: 6.4  Rotten Tomatoes: 17%  A mechanic and his family join the Autobots as they are targeted by a bounty hunter from another world.       Once again, I saw this opening weekend with my boyfriend—let’s just say we […]

Movie Review: X-Men Days of Futures Past

 X-Men Days of Futures Past directed by Bryan Singer  Starring: Ian McKellan, Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fasbender, James McAvoy  IMBD: 8.5  Rotten Tomatoes: 92% The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants. Late review is late, but better late […]

Movie Review: The Amazing Spiderman 2

The Amazing Spiderman 2 directed by Marc Webb Staring: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane Dehaan IMDB: 7.5 Rotten Tomatoes: 53% Peter Parker runs the gauntlet as the mysterious company Oscorp sends up a slew of supervillains against him, impacting on his life. This review is about two weeks late, since I actually saw this movie opening […]

Movie Review: Vampire Academy

Vampire Academy directed by Mark Waters  Staring: Zoey Deutch, Lucy Fry, Danila Kozlovsky IMDB: 5.9 Rotten Tomatoes: 10%   Rose Hathaway is a Dhampir, half human-half vampire, a guardian of the Moroi, peaceful, mortal vampires living discreetly within our world. Her calling is to protect the Moroi from bloodthirsty, immortal Vampires, the Strigoi.   I first want to say […]

Movie Review: Brick Mansions

 Brick Mansions directed by: Camille Delamerre Starring: Paul Walker, David Belle and RZA IMDB: 6.5 Rotten Tomatoes: 28% An undercover Detroit cop navigates a dangerous neighborhood that’s surrounded by a containment wall with the help of an ex-con in order to bring down a crime lord and his plot to devastate the entire city. Last night was date night […]