Tag: Ben Affleck

Review: ‘Justice League’ Starring Ben Affleck, Jason Momoa, Henry Cavill

Posted: November 15, 2017 at 1:56 pm   /   Movie Reviews

I am going to be completely honest and admit my expectations for Zack Snyder’s Justice League did not amount to much. It’s no secret that it has been a rocky road for the DC extended universe of films between 2013 until today beginning with the bland and uninspiring Man of Steel to the most recent colorful and breath of […]

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Matt Reeves to Direct ‘The Batman.’ Looking to the Future of the DCEU

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 3:35 pm   /   Film

Well fanboys and fangirls – it finally happened. Matt Reeves has pulled a Jim Gordon and saved The Batman from the most stressful and publicly over-scrutinized development hell in recent memory. The Dawn of the Planet of the Apes director has officially signed on as Ben Affleck’s replacement. Now, I hope this comes as not only […]

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LIVE BY NIGHT opens Friday, January 13! Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: January 3, 2017 at 4:39 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

Enter for your chance to receive a pass for two to a special advance screening! “Live by Night” is set in the roaring ’20s, when Prohibition hasn’t stopped the flow of booze in an underground network of gangster-run speakeasies. The opportunity to gain power and money is there for any man with enough ambition and […]

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225: ‘The Accountant’ Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal

Posted: October 21, 2016 at 7:05 pm   /   Film, Reel Spoilers

225: ‘The Accountant’ Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal You’ve been warned. Starring: Tom O’Keefe, Kevin Brackett, Dan Graney, Joe Buttice Run-time: 1hr 23min

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172: ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Part 2

Posted: March 31, 2016 at 10:13 pm   /   Film, Reel Spoilers

Click here for Part 1. It’s part two of our ‘Batman v Superman’ extravaganza. Has it gotten any better? Ummm… no. It’s still the same movie. But there too much “suck” to be contained in one episode. So enjoy as our nerd outrage continues. It’s Reel Spoilers 172: ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Part […]

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171: ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Part 1

Posted: March 31, 2016 at 2:15 pm   /   Film, Reel Spoilers

Click here for Part 2. In the beginning there was Man of Steel. And by “in the beginning” we mean our very first episode. This week we return to the scene of the cinematic crime for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. And it’s a doozy. There’s so much nerd outrage we couldn’t contain it […]

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62: ‘Gone Girl’ Starring Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris

Posted: October 8, 2014 at 11:44 am   /   Film, Local, Reel Spoilers

Don’t listen to this week’s episode. Well, unless you’ve already seen Gone Girl that is. Granted, we have the word “spoilers” right there in our name. But it’s never been more true than this week. Gone Girl is a twisty-turny movie that lives and dies on its spoilers. So see the flick first on this […]

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Movie Review: ‘Gone Girl’ Starring Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris

Posted: October 3, 2014 at 10:07 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

One of the most anticipated films of 2014 is finally here. Gone Girl, based on the 2012 novel by Gillian Flynn, stars Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike as two out of work writers whose marriage has steadily declined over its five year lifespan. When the wife suddenly goes missing, all eyes turn to the husband. […]

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The Long Box – Casting Call: “Batman: Under the Hood”

Posted: August 22, 2014 at 11:25 am   /   Comic Books, Film, Local, The Long Box

With the recent rumors about the plot of Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice, I decided to take a look at one of my favorite Batman stories from the last 10 years. The Bat-Franchise is one of Warner Brothers most lucrative properties.  The advantage of having Ben Affleck make his debut in a non solo Batman […]

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The Longbox: Casting Wonder Woman for the DC Film Universe

Posted: December 8, 2013 at 8:50 pm   /   Comic Books, Coming Soon, Local

It’s been awhile since you were treated to the meanderings and rants of this comic fan, but fear not!! I have returned! On this edition of “The Longbox”, I’m going to give you my thoughts and insights on the recent casting of Gal Gadot (Fast 6) as DC’s flagship female character, Wonder Woman.  Was she the […]

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