Jan 172017
 

xXx now going on 15 years later still is as dumb and ridiculous as ever… and entertaining as all hell. The stunt work is rather impressive and while Vin Diesel may not be some thespian actor, movies like this and Fast and the Furious is right in his wheelhouse.

 

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Jan 152017
 

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back wasn’t quite an ill-advised sequel but it certainly was unnecessary. As someone who hasn’t read a single Lee Child novel, I never had a problem with Cruise’s casting but here this was a forgettable action-thriller that is worth a rental but nothing more.

 

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Jan 142017
 

Panned by critics (29% on Rotten Tomatoes), Stanley & Iris rests almost entirely on the talent, and charms, of the two leads, Jane Fonda and Robert De Niro, rather than the script. Fans of either of these legendary actors will get something out of this rom-melodrama.

 

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Jan 142017
 

The Monster isn’t terrible, not even close, but for horror fans might be disappointed especially how the movie was marketed. There are some fine performances for sure, though, especially by Zoe Kazan and the young Ella Bellentine, just a shame the script didn’t do them any favors.

 

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Jan 132017
 

The Girl on the Train has to be one of the more disappointing movies of the year as I am a fan of mystery-crime films however the acting isn’t bad led by Emily Blunt with honorable mentions to both Hayley Bennett and Rebecca Ferguson, but even with a so-so script, it might be worth a rental.

 

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Jan 132017
 

Buena Vista Home Entertainment has announced the date and released artwork for the animated music comedy, Moana starring the voice talents of Dwayne Johnson, Auli’i Cravalho, Alan Tudyk and Nicole Scherzinger. Click on the link below or image to the left to check out the features and artwork.

 

 

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Jan 112017
 

Lionsgate has announced the date and released artwork for the crime-thriller, Arsenal starring Adrian Grenier, John Cusack and Nicolas Cage and directed by Steven C. Miller (Extraction, Marauders). Click on the link below or image to the left to check out the features and artwork.

 

 

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Jan 102017
 

Lionsgate has announced the date and released artwork for the soon-to-be award-winning drama, Manchester by the Sea starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Gretchen Mol and others and written & directed by Kenneth Lonergan (Margaret). Click on the link below or image to the left to check out the features and artwork.

 

 

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Jan 102017
 

Paramount has announced the date and released artwork for the science-fiction thriller, Arrival starring Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Forest Whitaker and directed by Denis Villeneuve (Sicario). Click on the link below or image to the left to check out the features and artwork.

 

 

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Jan 092017
 

Broad Green has announced the date and released artwork for the comedy, Bad Santa 2: Unrated starring Billy Bob Thornton, Kathy Bates, Tony Cox and Christina Hendricks and directed by Mark Waters (Mean Girls, Vampire Academy). Click on the link below or image to the left to check out the features and artwork.

 

 

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Jan 092017
 

Lionsgate Home Entertainment has announced the date and released artwork for the drama, American Pastoral starring Ewan McGregor, Jennifer Connelly and Dakota Fanning and directed by McGregor. Click on the link below or image to the left to check out the features and artwork.

 

 

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