Exploitative, intellectually challenging, or even deeply shocking at their core, “Mind-Blowing” movies have been around nearly as long as the medium itself. That big-time film stars Scarlett Johansson and Jake Gyllenhaal buck convention by recent choices in risky films, is exciting and noteworthy. (more…)
‘Jodorowsky’s Dune’ is a documentary feature that treats film fans to insights into the brilliant, surrealistic mind of an artist and the madness that is interwoven within true inspiration. (more…)
Aquaman joining the ‘Man of Steel’ sequel, Indiana Jones stops over in Boise, and one of the best films of 2014 (or any year, for that matter) makes it’s debut on DVD today. (more…)
First, let’s dispel the notion that ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ is some kind of ‘Groundhog Day’ meets ‘Aliens.’ Okay, I can see why you might think that.
‘Edge of Tomorrow’ actually is the best piece of cinematic Action Sci-Fi since ‘Looper.’ (more…)
‘Godzilla,’ director Gareth Edwards’ update on the famous Nuclear-Age monster finally brings to the big screen a style and vision that will please U.S. audiences. (more…)
‘Transformers:Age of Extinction’ has released a new trailer that features Mark Wahlberg saving humanity along with his Transformer allies. (more…)
‘Big Bad Wolves’, an Israeli film from 2013, takes some popular genre conventions and turns them on their (often bloodied) heads. Imagine taking the visceral chills of ‘Hostel,’ add in the interrogative mystery of ‘Death and the Maiden,’ and sprinkle in the pitch-black humor of the Coen Brothers. (more…)