Genre Grandeur September Finale – Gravity (2013)

For the final review for this month’s Genre Grandeur – Space, here’s a review from Tom of Digital Shortbread of last years big Oscar winner – Gravity. (seems to be a recurring movie…

Bite Sized Reviews: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes; Dan in Real Life

Bite Sized Reviews continues bringing you the most random goodness in a quickly digestible format. And so we wrap up the month of September with another self-hosted entry! (And here you guys probably… Continue reading


Release: Friday, September 19, 2014 [Theater] Distributor: A24 Films No walruses were harmed during the making of this film, though you better believe the human component didn’t fair so well. Particularly those in the audience.… Continue reading

A Walk Among the Tombstones

Release: Friday, September 19, 2014 [Theater] Mr. Neeson’s very particular set of skills, while not applied quite as liberally this time around, still make themselves available during creative bursts of energy in this brand new crime… Continue reading


Release: Friday, August 1, 2014 (limited) [Theater] Behold, The Passion of the Brendan Gleeson. In John Michael McDonagh’s second collaboration with the lovable Dubliner, we get to watch a good Catholic priest endure a brutal… Continue reading

TBT: The Thomas Crown Affair (1999)

After throwing out my back last Thursday*, I return from some much-needed time off here on TBT. And you know, even after only one week gone here I feel kinda rusty and couldn’t think of… Continue reading

Frank Miller’s Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

Release: Friday, August 22, 2014 [Theater] Okay so there apparently is a major self-destructive streak in me, for I went to see the purportedly ill-advised Sin City sequel and walked out a happy customer. Perhaps… Continue reading

The Drop

Release: Friday, September 12, 2014 (limited) [Theater] Fairly unsurprisingly, The Drop is a compelling modern entry into the gangster/crime genre. Tom Hardy. James Gandolfini. There’s something foregone-conclusion-y about pairing those names together and sticking them in… Continue reading

Bite Sized Reviews: Gambit; Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Bite Sized Reviews continues bringing you the most random goodness in a quickly digestible format. What do we have here today, then? Why, a couple of guest reviews from my friend Rob Belote… Continue reading

Land Ho!

Release: Friday, July 11, 2014 (limited) [Theater] As much a gorgeous postcard from the Icelandic coast, Land Ho! also serves as a warm, sentimental comedy about taking advantage of time we can almost measure out… Continue reading