Tag: Angela Bassett

Movie Review: ‘Bumblebee’ Starring Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Angela Bassett,

Posted: December 21, 2018 at 8:39 am   /   Movie Reviews

One of the earliest Christmases I can remember, I remember asking for as many Transformers as I could get. I was enamored with the concept of Robots in Disguise and thought they were the greatest thing since macaroni and cheese. When Christmas finally came, I wasn’t disappointed. I spent hours in my basement recreating battles, […]

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BLACK NATIVITY opens November 27! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: November 18, 2013 at 4:51 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

Enter to win a pass for two! In a contemporary adaptation of Langston Hughes’ celebrated play, the holiday musical drama BLACK NATIVITY follows Langston (Jacob Latimore), a street-wise teen from Baltimore raised by a single mother, as he journeys to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives Reverend Cornell and […]

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Movie Review: ‘Olympus Has Fallen’ Starring Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman

Posted: March 22, 2013 at 9:49 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

While not perfect, Olympus Has Fallen is a great popcorn flick that action-junkies will love. Director Antoine Fuqua gets the most out of a strong cast, which makes up for a weak plot and at times shoddy CGI effects. The premise of the film is pretty simple. Gerard Butler stars as Mike Banning, a demoted […]

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‘Olympus Has Fallen’ Opens March 22! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: March 19, 2013 at 4:18 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

Enter to win a pass for two! When the White House (Secret Service Code: “Olympus”) is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As our national security team scrambles to respond, they are forced to rely on Banning’s inside knowledge […]

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Another Take By Zac: Film Review: Green Lantern

Posted: June 17, 2011 at 5:29 pm   /   Another Take From Zac, Local, Movie Reviews

Green Lantern is quite the mess at times, but the fantasy elements of the film, along with the, mostly, stellar special effects and 3D, make for a film worth checking out if interested. This is an origin story for the DC Comics property and all of the classic tropes will be found here.  A talented, […]

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Warner Bros. Making Video Game “Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters” To Coincide With Film

Posted: July 23, 2010 at 2:06 pm   /   Local, Videogames

Warner Bros. is gearing up for the release of Green Lantern next summer, and they plan to capitalize on every aspect. They are working on a video game which ties into the film. I can’t say I’m surprised or entirely excited about the prospect. WB’s movie tie-in games don’t have a very good history, almost […]

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First Photos of Ryan Reynolds as “Green Lantern” and More!

Posted: July 15, 2010 at 9:51 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Here is the first photos of Green Lantern and much of the supporting cast. This is all from an upcoming Entertainment Weekly issue, where it will detail much of the upcoming production.  I have to say I’m split on this. I’ve never felt that Reynolds was quite right for the part. (I had been hoping […]

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