RoboCop

Release: Wednesday, February 12, 2014 [Theater] It takes guts to be RoboCop. Almost quite literally, nothing more and nothing less. Swedish hunk Joel Kinnaman assumes the iconic role of Detroit police officer Alex Murphy in José Padilha's controversial decision to ignore the "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" mentality, as it were. Kinnaman (The Girl … Continue reading RoboCop

47 Ronin

Release: Christmas Day 2013 [Theater] Ryan Gosling recently got an entire movie dedicated to him just staring for the entire duration of the film, so Keanu Reeves shrewdly hopped into that line next and got one of his own. The result is this hodge-podge of stunning CGI and a fifteenth-rate script barely fit for a movie-of-the-week, … Continue reading 47 Ronin

The Wolverine

Release: Thursday, July 25, 2013 [Theater]  Picking up more on where we left off after X Men: The Last Stand rather than following directly in line with the most recent release (X Men: Origins -- Wolverine), James Mangold directs Hugh Jackman et al with supreme confidence in his knowledge and conviction of the essence of the comics, … Continue reading The Wolverine