Reviewed: This Is The End (2013)

What would it be like if we got to see a day in the life of real-life friends Jay Baruchel and Seth Rogan and then the apocalypse happened? This Is The End answers that question. Written and directed by long time collaborators Rogan and Evan Goldberg (Pineapple Express, Superbad, Green Hornet) and based on the short film Jay & Seth Vs the Apocalypse, this flick is […]

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Reviewed: Prince Avalanche (2013)

David Gordon Green’s directorial resume includes such films as Pineapple Express, Your Highness and the TV series Eastbound & Down. I enjoyed these things to varying degrees and each has similar themes (and Danny McBride). This little gem, based on an Icelandic film called Either Way, is somewhat different to those previous efforts – it’s […]

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Reviewed: As I lay Dying (2013)

Nobody told me James Franco could direct – and twenty minutes into this one, I was beginning to doubt that he actually could. My prior knowledge of this film was minimal. I knew it was based on a book by William Faulkner but I’ve never read that book. My initial reaction after I pressed play […]

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Reviewed: The Sitter (2011)

The Sitter is another one of those movies I had a lot of hesitation in seeing. I don’t know why. Sometimes I get on my cultural high horse and see a film come out where I’m all, “I wouldn’t touch that with a really long stick” based purely on the promotion for it. I have […]

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Reviewed: The Watch (2012)

“I watched The Watch” is almost as much fun to say as the film itself. This is the latest Ben Stiller vehicle with Vince Vaughn, Jonah Hill and Richard Ayoade (WTF!? I hear you say. Yep. The awkward nerd guy from IT Crowd is in a Hollywood film). Directed by Akiva Schaffer (Hot Rod), written by Seth Rogan […]

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