A typical raunch-infested comedy with all of the predictable twists and turns that such films always include, Jake Szymanski’s Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates offers fine performers doing improvisational riffs in scene after scene and hoping they paste together to make a releasable movie. Discuss in the forums.
The wacky adventures of the Pritchetts and the Dunphys continue unabated in the seventh season of ABC’s hit sitcom Modern Family. Discuss in the forums.
Night Train to Munich was an excellent learning project for director Carol Reed who obviously used his experiences with this thriller to later turn out a handful of real masterpieces in the genre. Discuss in the forums.
In the world of cinematic sequels, there are only a few that either equaled or surpassed their original films: The Godfather Part II, The Empire Strikes Back, Toy Story 2 are among the chosen few and added to that list must be James Cameron’s Aliens. Discuss in the forums.
Ah, the lives of the rich and famous: how complicated they are! Luca Guadagnino’s A Bigger Splash, an English language rethink of the film La Piscine, allows us to luxuriate in the trappings of the wealthy while peeking behind closed doors at the machinations in the past which got them […]
Covering probably the most sensational murder trial in the last years of the 20th century, The People V. O.J. Simpson marks the first installment in Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Story series. Discuss in the forums.