Monthly Archives: May 2012

Good, Bad & Ugly Review: Frailty

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 74% (Critics) / 77% (Audience)
Directed By: Bill Paxton
Written By: Brent Hanley
Starring: Bill Paxton, Matthew McConaughey and Powers Boothe
Studio: Lions Gate Films

Synopsis: A man confesses to an FBI agent his family’s story of how his religious fanatic father’s visions lead to a series of murders to destroy supposed “demons.”

Continue reading

Game of Thrones Scene of the Week: One More Drink Before The War

Despite the selling point of this episode being the Battle of Blackwater (and there was an awful lot to like about that battle especially Tyrion proving himself a leader of men) but my favorite scene of the episode was the face off between the enforcers for the The King and The Hand.

Continue reading

Shuffling On My iPod: No More Kings

Ya just can’t dislike a song that is inspired by the menacingly awesome instructions of Sensei John Kreese.

No More Kings – Sweep The Leg

Good, Bad & Ugly Review: Chernobyl Diaries

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 26% (Critics) / 46% (Audience)
Directed By: Bradley Parker
Written By: Oren Peli, Carey Van Dyke and Shane Van Dyke
Starring: Jesse McCartney, Jonathan Sadowski and Olivia Dudley
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures

Synopsis: Six tourists hire an extreme tour guide who takes them to the abandoned city Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor. During their exploration, they soon discover they are not alone.

Continue reading

Good, Bad & Ugly Review: Men In Black III

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 69% (Critics) / 84% (Audience)
Directed By: Barry Sonnenfeld
Written By: Lowell Cunningham
Starring: Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones and Josh Brolin
Studio: Sony Pictures

Synopsis: Agent J travels in time to MIB’s early years in the 1960s, to stop an alien from assassinating his friend Agent K and changing history.

Continue reading

Trailer of the Day: The Apparition

When frightening events start to occur in their home, young couple Kelly (Ashley Greene) and Ben (Sebastian Stan) discover they are being haunted by a presence that was accidentally conjured during a university parapsychology experiment. The horrifying apparition feeds on their fear and torments them no matter where they try to run. Their last hope is an expert in the supernatural (Tom Felton), but even with his help they may already be too late to save themselves from this terrifying force… – MovieWeb

Continue reading

Good, Bad & Ugly Review: Behind the Mask – The Rise of Leslie Vernon

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 74% (Critics) / 71% (Audience)
Directed By: Scott Glosserman
Written By: Scott Glosserman and David J. Stieve
Starring: Nathan Baesel, Angela Goethals and Zelda Rubinstein
Studio: Anchor Bay

Synopsis: The next great psycho horror slasher has given a documentary crew exclusive access to his life as he plans his reign of terror over the sleepy town of Glen Echo, all the while deconstructing the conventions and archetypes of the horror genre for them.

Continue reading