Category Archives: Medium Popcorn.

Spectre

A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE. (IMDB) Writers: John Logan, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Jez Butterworth Director:  Sam Mendes Stars:  Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Léa […]

The Age of Adaline

  A young woman, born at the turn of the 20th century, is rendered ageless after an accident. After many solitary years, she meets a man who complicates the eternal life she has settled into. (IMDB) Writers: J. Mills Goodloe, Salvador Paskowitz Director:  Lee Toland Krieger Stars:  Blake Lively, Michiel Huisman, Harrison Ford Run time/Rating:  112 Minutes/ PG-13 […]

The Awakening

An educated Hoax buster in the post WWI era visits an English boarding school to solve a mystery of a murdered boy and explain the fear of a child ghost.  Her beliefs become in question when she starts experiencing the horrors of the school herself. Writers:  Stephen Volk (screenplay), Nick Murphy Director:  Nick Murphy Stars:  Rebecca Hall, […]

22 Jump Street

After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college. (IMDB) Writers:  Michael Bacall, Oren Uziel, Rodney Rothman, Jonah Hill(Story) Directors:  Phil Lord, Christopher Miller Stars:  Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill, Ice Cube Run time/Rating:  112 Minutes/ R Popcorn Score:  Medium Popcorn […]

Don Jon

A New Jersey guy dedicated to his family, friends, and church, develops unrealistic expectations from watching porn and works to find happiness and intimacy with his potential true love. (IMDB) Writer:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt Director:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt Stars:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Scarlett Johansson, Julianne Moore Run time/Rating:  90 Minutes/ R Popcorn Score:  Medium Popcorn My desire to like “Don Jon” […]

Pain & Gain

A trio of bodybuilders in Miami get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong. (IMDB) Writers:  Christopher Markus ,Stephen McFeely Director:  Michael Bay Stars:  Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Anthony Mackie Run time/Rating  129 Minutes/ R Popcorn Score:  Medium Popcorn More often than not when people ask about a movie, they […]

The Amazing Spiderman

Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. His path puts him on a collision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father’s former partner. (IMDB) Writers:  James Vanderbilt (screenplay), Alvin Sargent Director:  Marc Webb Stars:  Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Rhys Ifans Runtime/Raiting:  136 Minutes/ […]

Mansome

A documentary that explores the question: In the age of manscaping, metrosexuals, and grooming products galore – what does it mean to be a man? (IMDB) Director:  Morgan Spurlock Stars:  Jason Bateman, Will Arnett and Morgan Spurlock Runtime/Rating: 82 Minutes/ PG-13 Popcorn Score: Medium Popcorn To groom or not to groom, that is the question: Whether […]

God Bless America

On a mission to rid society of its most repellent citizens, terminally ill Frank makes an unlikely accomplice in 16-year-old Roxy. (IMDB) Writer:  Bobcat Goldthwait Director:  Bobcat Goldthwait Stars:  Joel Murray, Tara Lynne Barr and Mackenzie Brooke Runtime/Rating:  105 Minutes/ R Popcorn Score:  Medium Popcorn God Bless America is my kind of feel-good movie.  Yes, some […]

Unthinkable

“Unthinkable” is pretty much exactly what I expected from a Samuel L Jackson Movie after the “Snakes on a Plane”.  I do like him and find him enjoyable to watch.  This movie doesn’t really bring anything new to the table or really even tell a story that hasn’t been told before but still is engaging […]

The Hunger Games

Set in a future where the Capitol selects a boy and girl from the twelve districts to fight to the death on live television, Katniss Everdeen volunteers to take her younger sister’s place for the latest match. Writers: Gary Ross & Suzanne Collins Director: Gary Ross Stars:  Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth Run Time: 142 Minutes Popcorn […]

The Missing Person

Written and Directed by fairly unknown Noah Buschel, The Missing Person is a noir style detective film set in modern time.  It stars Michael Shannon who plays alcoholic detective Rosow who is hired to follow a man from a Chicago Train Station on a cross country trip.  That is all we know for quite a […]

The Beaver

A troubled husband and executive adopts a beaver hand-puppet as his sole means of communicating. Writers:  Kyle Killen Director:  Jodie Foster Stars:   Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin Runtime:  91 Minutes Popcorn Score:  Medium Popcorn The Beaver is a very interesting film.  I would be lying if I didn’t say that it sent me on a emotional […]

The Lincoln Lawer

A sleazy defense attorney has a crisis of conscience when he represents a wealthy client who has a foolproof plan to beat the system. Writer: John Romano (screenplay), Michael Connelly (novel) Director: Brad Furman Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei and Ryan Phillippe Runtime: 118 Minutes Popcorn Score: Medium Popcorn Ahh Matthew McConaughey… not in the dreamy “ahhh Matthew McConaughey you […]

Trollhunter

A group of students investigates a series of mysterious bear killings, but learns that there are much more dangerous things going on. They start to follow a mysterious hunter, learning that he is actually a troll hunter. Writer: André Øvredal, Håvard S. Johansen Director:  André Øvredal Stars: Otto Jespersen, Robert Stoltenberg and Knut Nærum Runtime: 103 Minutes Popcorn Score: […]

Young Adult

Soon after her divorce, a fiction writer returns to her home in small-town Minnesota, looking to rekindle a romance with her ex-boyfriend, who is now happily married and has a newborn daughter. Writer: Diablo Cody Director: Jason Reitman Starts: Charlize Theron Patrick Wilson and Patton Oswalt Run time: 94 Minutes Popcorn Score: Medium Popcorn Someone […]