Tag: Jennifer Lawrence

Film Review: Darren Aronofsky’s ‘mother!’ Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem

Posted: September 16, 2017 at 8:51 am   /   Movie Reviews

mother! is the seventh film directed by Darren Aronofsky (Black Swan, The Wrestler) and stars Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem as a married couple in a fixer-upper house in a beautiful and secluded country home. Bardem’s character is a writer suffering from a bad case of writer’s block, and Lawrence’s character is the sole visionary […]

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Ten Tremendous Oscar Bait Failures

Posted: February 20, 2017 at 7:34 pm   /   Film, Opinion

Just in time for the 89th annual Oscars ceremony Sunday, Feb. 26, let us look back on ten films that failed to get the attention from the Academy they believed they deserved. Three of our top picks just came out last year, and two of them star Will Smith. Here they are, in no particular […]

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Get to Know Alicia Vikander

Posted: October 4, 2016 at 3:26 pm   /   Film, Local, Off the Wall

Every so often in Hollywood a brand new talent emerges and proves to have real staying power. Think of the likes of Jennifer Lawrence, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Lupita Nyong’o. Five years ago even an avid film fan might not have known all those names, or at least might not have been familiar with the respective […]

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188: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Oscar Isaac

Posted: June 2, 2016 at 2:39 pm   /   Film, Reel Spoilers

Time-hops confuse us as we tackle ‘X-Men: Apocalypse.’ Tom and Dan walk us through the history of the Vinnie Vincent-era of KISS and Tom tells us about his days working in a comic book store. Plus, Dan has a video recovery. It’s Reel Spoilers 188: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Oscar […]

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187: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Box Office (5/27-5-29)

Posted: June 1, 2016 at 6:39 pm   /   Film, Reel Spoilers

This episode is coming from an undisclosed location. Tom will explain why. Tom and Dan descend into an Old Timey Reference free-for-all with solo David Lee Roth stories. Plus, we discuss ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ and why it was so boring. And we ask the controversial question…is ‘Willy Wonka’ really a classic? It’s Reel […]

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Movie Review: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Oscar Isaac

Posted: May 27, 2016 at 7:44 am   /   Local, Movie Reviews

It’s hard to believe that we are now nine films into the X-Men franchise, which kicked off in 2000 with X-Men and was the catalyst for the “serious” superhero films we know today. Although Blade came out two years earlier, it never had quite the commercial success of the original X movie – which brought […]

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149: ‘Joy’ Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper

Posted: January 7, 2016 at 7:59 pm   /   Film, Reel Spoilers

Kelly Manno is back to discuss Joy. Do you like patent law? Do you like mops? Then you are in for a treat. You know it was a rough one when we spend the first five minutes talking about other movies. This week you’ll learn one Tom’s least favorite film tropes and Joe learns the […]

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148: ‘Joy’ Box Office Report (1/1 – 1/3)

Posted: January 6, 2016 at 3:39 pm   /   Film, Reel Spoilers

We’re joined this week by Kelly Manno from the aptly titled Kelly Manno Show. It’s a freewheeling exchange as Star Wars is still #1, Kevin sullies the memory of Abbott & Costello only to then invite Joe to discuss both professional wrestling AND Rhonda Rousey. It’s like Kevin doesn’t even listen to this show sometimes. […]

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138: ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2’ Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Donald Sutherland

Posted: November 30, 2015 at 4:00 pm   /   Film, Reel Spoilers

Hunger Games comes to a close, and we’re there to walk you through it. It’s a busy week as Tom invents three new Hunger Games related products, we discuss the incredible effectiveness of hoods, and ponder why nobody is talking about what seems to be an incredibly controversial (not to mention topical) ending for this […]

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137: ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2’ Box Office Report

Posted: November 24, 2015 at 6:58 pm   /   Film, Reel Spoilers

Joe strolls in mid-conversation this week and it makes for an awkward moment. We also discuss the best way to store and access your digital media, Tom talks about Ready Player One, and we finally get to the bottom of this “Mike from China” controversy. It’s Reel Spoilers 137: ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part […]

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