THE ORPHANAGE

Film Review: THE ORPHANAGE

The most amazing thing about the Spanish language film THE ORPHANAGE is the fact it even got made in the first place.  Astonishingly directed by 32 year-old newcomer Juan Antonia Bayona who previously directed...
I Am Legend

FILM REVIEW: I Am Legend

The one thing I didn�t expects, coming out of I Am Legend, was apathy. But here I am, trying to think of other words I would use to describe my reaction. Words like vanilla,...
The Mist

FILM REVIEW: The Mist

Unless I Am Legend pulls an eleventh-hour Rocky come-from-behind, The Mist will stand as the best horror film of 2007. Frank Darabont, the director behind sentimental movies like The Shawshank Redemption and The Majestic, has given audiences something that will shock them,...
Saw IV

FILM REVIEW: Saw IV

"I want to die.  I'm tired of this game." - Someone in Saw IV You said it, man.  The Saw films enter their fourth year this weekend.  With this film guaranteed to bring in money over the weekend,...
Resident Evil

FILM REVIEW: Resident Evil: Extinction

Resident Evil: Extinction comes after Resident Evil: Apocalypse, a film I have not seen.  From what I understand, that film was a sequel to Resident Evil, a film I don't completely regret seeing, although...
HALLOWEEN

Film Review: HALLOWEEN

When a studio hypes a film long before it�s been completed, there is always the possibility that the said film will turn out poorly, receive bad word of mouth, or invariably not live up...
Hot Fuzz

Film Review: Hot Fuzz

I know this is a bold statement, but I�ll just put it out there anyway: Hot Fuzz is the best guy flick of the new millennium.  Hell, it�s quite possibly one of the best guy movies of...
28 Weeks Later

Film Review: 28 Weeks Later

When I first saw 28 Days Later� I�ll admit I took a rather unpopular position at the time and� didn�t like it.  At the time seeing the running and sprinting zombies-but-not-zombies taking on England, in many...
GRINDHOUSE

Film Review: GRINDHOUSE

It's hard to choose any one single element of GRINDHOUSE that makes it one of the best genre films ever made. Is it the none stop action, the mind-numbing violence, the free flowing blood,...
ROMAN

DVD Review: ROMAN

WARNING: ROMAN is due for DVD release on March 27, 2007.  The following review contains plot revelations (spoilers) that may detract from your enjoyment of watching this unique film should you read it prior...