Criminal does the “transfer a dead man’s brain into a living person” genre better than most, but it’s still a rather silly premise that ultimately takes itself too seriously. Kevin Costner passed on the leading role in this film several times, and he should have stuck with his gut instinct. […]
In what appears to be becoming a customary practice by Hollywood, the third and final novel in the Divergent series, Allegiant, has been split into two movies (the final film, now tentatively titled Ascendant, will arrive in theatres Spring 2017), and that may be stretching an already thin premise too thin. The third […]
The second film in the Divergent series, Insurgent, arrives on 4K UHD from Lionsgate. For those that own the previous Blu-ray release, is it worth upgrading? Discuss in the forums.
Young Adult novels, regardless of the quality of their prose or originality, became a hot item in Hollywood after the success of the Twilight series. So it came as no real surprise that Summit, who hit gold with Twilight, quickly acquired The Divergent Series from author Veronica Roth. The first entry (and its […]
Alex Proyas’ Gods of Egypt, a bloated action-adventure fantasy, is definitely eye candy (especially in 4k), but suffers from dull and unoriginal storytelling and ridiculous dialogue. Discuss in the forums.
Shintaro Shimosawa’s Misconduct is one of those labyrinthine mysteries in which inevitably pieces of its puzzle do fit together but just a little uncomfortably. Discuss in the forums.