It’s no secret that movies based on video/computer games have never fared too well. Just glancing through the list of movies, the various Rotten Tomatoes scores read more like a senior class’s ACT scores than a rating. The mere mention of the name Uwe Boll makes film critics and video game players alike cringe in […]
“They just don’t make them like they used to.” Prior to seeing Need for Speed, the above statement summed up my thoughts about “car” movies as of late. Last year we were subjected to the travesty that was Getaway, which was preceded by the ridiculously unrealistic Fast & Furious 6 (don’t get me wrong, I […]
Colin Farrell has been a hot streak as of late, with some great role choices. First, he stole the show in Horrible Bosses. He really was about the only reason to see the movie. Then, he had an Academy Award worthy performance in the film In Bruges and turned around with a delightful role in […]
ABRAHAM LINCOLN VAMPIRE HUNTER Opens June 22! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!
Enter to win a pair of passes! Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter explores the secret life of our greatest president, and the untold story that shaped our nation. Visionary filmmakers Tim Burton and Timur Bekmambetov (director of Wanted) bring a fresh and visceral voice to the bloodthirsty lore of the vampire, imagining Lincoln as history’s greatest […]
Synopsis: Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, discovers vampires are planning to take over the United States. He makes it his mission to eliminate them. Starring: Benjamin Walker, Rufus Sewell, Dominic Cooper Directed By: Timur Bekmambetov Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller Release Date: June 22, 2012 My Take: Bekmambetov has certainly demonstrated that […]