Edge of Tomorrow

Release: Friday, June 6, 2014 [Theater] Pinch me, I must be dreaming (over and over again). This cannot possibly be the summer blockbuster whose early previews seemed to indicate (perhaps warn us cynics of) the coming of merely yet another summer bust. From the outset the odds were stacked against this film, a sci-fi whose gritty sheath … Continue reading Edge of Tomorrow

Palo Alto

Release: Friday, May 9, 2014 (limited) [Theater] One of the last memories I have from high school is staring at the giant inflatable penis dangling from the roof of the Farragut High gymnasium -- actually it looked more like a cross than a penis because the way the balls were positioned relative to the shaft. It … Continue reading Palo Alto

Neighbors

Release: Friday, May 9, 2014 [Theater] Oh, there's a condom on my front lawn; I guess here goes the neighborhood. A young married couple's dreams of making many a wonderful memory in their first home together are dashed when they learn that a fraternity is moving in next door. Despite said frat house being filled with rowdy, … Continue reading Neighbors

Oculus

Release: Friday, April 11, 2014 [Theater] So there I am, in the middle of a crowded movie theater, sweaty with anticipation and feeling particularly crotchety with my ever-increasing skepticism towards what was about to be put before my eyes. Able to stuff those concerns down in the cup-holder, I instead choose to embrace this new opportunity to feel my thoughts … Continue reading Oculus