Review: Sicario is a Thrilling, Talky Drug War Drama Excels with Acting, Mood

[springboard type=”video” id=”1566955″ player=”tmbg001″ width=”599″ height=”336″ ] In the lawless border area stretching between the U.S. and Mexico, an idealistic FBI agent [Emily Blunt] is enlisted by an elite government task force official [Josh Brolin] to aid in the escalating war against drugs. Led by an enigmatic consultant with a … [Read More]

“Gridlock” never Lifts the Foot off an Emotionally Charged Pedal

John Smistad shares another awesome 1 minute audio/video review, this time for the short film Gridlock the thriller Directed by Ian Hunt Duffy.

Review: In Time

Plot: In the future, time has become the ultimate currency and genetic alteration has allowed people to stop aging at 25 years old. Upon reaching 25, the countdown begins and in order to stay alive everyone must work to buy themselves more time or die within a year. The rich … [Read More]

An Instant Classic: It Stains the Sands Red

It Stains The Sands Red The Good I had seen the trailer for It Stains The Sands Red a few weeks back and thought it looked interesting and unique.  Once I found out It Stains The Sands Red was on video on demand I had a quiet evening one day … [Read More]

Review: The Lovely Bones

Thanks for checking out our The Lovely Bones review. Genre:Drama Directed by:Peter Jackson Staring:Saoirse Ronan, Mark Wahlberg, Rachel Weisz, Stanley Tucci, Susan Sarandon Released:January 15th 2010 THE GENERAL IDEA “The Lovely Bones” centers on a young girl who has been murdered and watches over her family – and her killer … [Read More]

Iron Man 3 Mega Review

  Synopsis: When Tony Stark’s world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.     Ryan Says:   I have two perspectives regarding this film. On one side I have the fanboy inside of me that wants to say … [Read More]

The unsettling vibe never sleeps in “Wake in Fright”.

THE GENERAL IDEA I have found Australian cinema to be roundly satisfying, particularly as regards recent entries.  However, I’d like to go back some four and a half decades if you’ll so indulge to discuss a film that even now delivers one helluva wallup. 1971’s “Wake in Fright” follows an English school teacher (the late … [Read More]

DVD Review: Unrivaled

Thanks for checking out our Unrivaled review. Genre: Action Drama Directed by: Warren P Sonoda Staring: Hector Echavarria, Rashad Evans, Steven Yaffee, Kieth Jardine, Heath Herring, Nicholas Campbell, Jordan Madley Released: March 16, 2010 THE GENERAL IDEA On these streets everyone is fighting for a way out, but after a … [Read More]

Review: “Julian Schnabel: A Private Portrait” is Dull And Too Long

Julian Schnabel is a rock star artists that many have never heard about. The NYC painter doesn’t seem to garner the mainstream recognition as a Andy Warhol does, but yet Schnabel’s work has been revered by the celebrities and art connoisseurs for decades. This documentary takes a look at the … [Read More]

Ryan vs Kenny on Captain America The Winter Soldier

  Synopsis: Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history: the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier.   [springboard type=”video” id=”873245″ player=”tmbg001″ width=”599″ height=”336″ ]   Ryan’s Take Every film invokes a different type of response. We’ve just … [Read More]