Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 2:51pm
Despite all the flaws, there’s no denying the visceral feeling that "Need for Speed" evokes. I found myself tensed up throughout most of it, and that served to remind me that however simplistic and clichéd this film was, it still had me in its grip.
Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 12:38pm
This one is intended for girls ages 3-12, and few outside the target audience will want to watch. But it IS going to be popular with girls who like dance, and that would be, what, most of them?
Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 2:46am
Slick and sharp-witted, but not as rigorous as Season One, the new second season of "House of Cards" is still devious fun.
Friday, July 25, 2014 - 3:59pm
Jude Law gives a bravura performance as the title character, but you can’t escape the feeling that this 2013 crime comedy-drama could have been either funnier or more dramatic.
Friday, July 25, 2014 - 7:08am
Skjoldbjaerg calls it an inversion of the film noir, a film blanc in which sunlight serves the traditional role of darkness.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 9:11am
I would consider this set a towering triumph if for no other reason than the inclusion of “Bay of Angels,” a film that absolutely blew me away.
Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 11:02pm
It nicely uses subtleties to tell its story and it’s a story that has been told many times before but there are some nice twists and turns to make it unique and worth watching.
Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 4:02pm
“The Wipers Times” finds a new true story of World War I, and tells that story on its own inventive terms.
Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 6:00pm
If you’d ask me which film I enjoyed the most, as a lover of old swashbuckler’s I’d have to say “The Dawn Patrol.” Given the other films and the fantastic packaging, the “World War I Centennial Commemorative Collection” merits an 8 out of 10.
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 1:56pm
“Made in America” is a documentary and a message film, and while music doesn’t take a back seat, it’s more of a passenger than a driver. It feels like nonstop music without the generic concert format. But you learn or intuit something in the process.
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