Category Archives: Large Popcorn.

A Man Called Ove

Ove, an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife’s grave, has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors.

Nocturnal Animals

A New York aristocrat revisits her past through a violent and hauntingly realistic novel written by her ex-husband.

Manchester by the Sea

Lee Chandler’s life is shaken up when he is forced to return to the haunting memories of his hometown and take care of his nephew after his brother passes away.

Arrival

After 12 Unidentified Flying Objects arrive in scattered locations around the globe, a brilliant linguist and expert scientist are recruited by the US Government to learn the purpose of the visitors before the fear of the unknown takes over the world.

Doctor Strange

Searching far and wide for a solution to his medical issues, Dr. Stephen Strange encounters the world of mystic arts.

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Tim Burton shines once again as he brings to life Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children in this very entertaining and adventurous film for everyone.

Jason Bourne

Jason Bourne is forced from isolation and discovers more about his past and publicizes new corrupt government programs.

Everest

Based on true events of a 1996 Everest Climb, commercial guides and their clients encounter a severe snow storm on their way up the worlds tallest mountain.

The Revenant

Set in the rough wilderness of 1820’s America, The Revenant is a heroic story of one mans will to survive after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by his fellow traders.

Straight Outta Compton

Following the young careers of Dr. Dr, Ice Cube, Eazy E and the members of the NWA gangster rap group who came from the hard streets of Compton and revolutionizes hip hop and the music industry.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Thirty Years after the destruction of the Galactic Empire in “The Return of the Jedi” Han Solo, Princess Leia and team of young heroes faces a new dark force threat in The First Order and it’s leader Kylo Ren.

Sicario

A harshly realistic look at a government task force fighting a battle in a seemingly endless war against the drug cartels at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico.

Creed

Adonis Johnson, the son of former boxing champion Apollo Creed seeks out his father’s old friend and rival Rocky Balboa in Philadelphia to help him launch a career of his own.

Love & Mercy

In the 1960s, Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson struggles with emerging psychosis as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece. In the 1980s, he is a broken, confused man under the 24-hour watch of shady therapist Dr. Eugene Landy. (IMDB) Writer: Rupert Goold Director:  Bill Pohlad Stars:   Oren Moverman, Michael A. Lerner Run time/Rating:  121 […]

Irrational Man

The new to school, personally tormented philosophy professor connects with one of his students and finds new meaning for his life in a very unlikely way.

Jurassic World

A new theme park is built on the original site of Jurassic Park. Everything is going well until the park’s newest attraction–a genetically modified giant stealth killing machine–escapes containment and goes on a killing spree. (IMDB) Writer:  Rick Jaffa (screenplay), Amanda Silver(screenplay) Director:  Colin Trevorrow Stars:  Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins Run time/Rating:  124Minutes/ […]

Kingsman: The Secret Service

A spy organization recruits an unrefined, but promising street kid into the agency’s ultra-competitive training program, just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius. (IMDB) Writer:  Jane Goldman (screenplay), Matthew Vaughn Director:  Matthew Vaughn Stars:   Colin Firth, Taron Egerton, Samuel L. Jackson Run time/Rating:  129Minutes/ R Popcorn Score:  Large Popcorn There is a new […]

St. Vincent

A young boy whose parents have just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic war veteran who lives next door. (IMDB)

The Skeleton Twins

Brought together by their desire to self destruct, estranged twins return to one another’s lives for the good and the bad. Writers:  Mark Heyman, Craig Johnson Director:  Craig Johnson  Stars:  Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Luke Wilson  Run time/Rating:  93 Minutes/ R Popcorn Score:  Large Popcorn For much of the first half of Skeleton Twins, I felt like it was […]

Begin Again

A chance encounter between a disgraced music-business executive and a young singer-songwriter new to Manhattan turns into a promising collaboration between the two talents.  (IMDB) Writer:   John Carney Director:  John Carney Stars:  Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo, Adam Levine Run time/Rating:  104 Minutes/ R Popcorn Score:  Large Popcorn Ahhhhh, what a nice summer movie.  This is what the […]

Neighbors

A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.  (IMDB) Writers:  Andrew J. Cohen, Brendan O’Brien Director:  Nicholas Stoller Stars:  Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, Zac Efron Run time/Rating:  97 Minutes/ R Popcorn Score:  Large Popcorn Some movies are created with skill and craft and showcase historical or what could […]

The Lego Movie

An ordinary LEGO mini figure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary Master Builder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil LEGO tyrant from gluing the universe together.  (IMDB) Writers: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller(Screenplay & Story) Dan Hageman, Kevin Hageman (Story) Directors:  Phil Lord, Christopher Miller Stars:  Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Charlie Day, […]

Inside Llewyn Davis

A week in the life of a young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961.  (IMDB

American Hustle

A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive British partner, Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent, Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.  (IMDB) Writers:  Eric Singer, David O. Russell Directors:  David O. Russell Stars:  Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper Run time/Rating:  138 Minutes/ R […]

Gravity

A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in space. (IMDB) Writers:   Alfonso Cuarón, Jonás Cuarón, Director:   Alfonso Cuarón Stars:  Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris Run time/Rating:  91 Minutes/ PG-13 Popcorn Score:  Large Popcorn There is no doubt that the greatest achievements in Gravity are the visual effects and […]

12 Years a Slave

In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. (IMDB) Writers:  John Ridley (screenplay), Solomon Northup (based on “Twelve Years a Slave” by) Director:  Steve McQueen Stars:   Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael K. Williams, Michael Fassbender Run time/Rating:  134 Minutes/ R Popcorn Score:  Large Popcorn After Steve McQueen solidified his […]

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the 74th Hunger Games sparks a rebellion in the Districts of Panem. (IMDB) Writers:   Simon Beaufoy (screenplay), Michael Arndt(screenplay) Susan Collins(Novel) Director:   Francis Lawrence Stars:   Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth Run time/Rating:  146 Minutes/ PG-13 Popcorn Score:  Large Popcorn It didn’t take more than […]

Robot and Frank

Frank receives a gift from his son that he refuses to accept until he realizes that it can be used to help him with his old criminal ways. Writer:  Christopher D. Ford Director:  Jake Schreier Stars:  Peter Sarsgaard, Frank Langella, Susan Sarandon Run time/Rating:  89 Minutes/ PG-13 Popcorn Score:  Large Popcorn Robot and Frank is one of […]

Prisoners

Keller Dover’s daughter and her friend go missing and he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts.  Prisoners is a twisting thriller that is as good as the genre has produced in years. Writer:  Aaron Guzikowski Director:  Denis Villeneuve Stars:  Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano, Viola Davis […]

Disconnect

A drama centered on a group of people searching for human connections in today’s wired world. (IMDB) Writer: Andrew Stern Director:  Henry Alex Rubin Stars: Jason Bateman, Alexander Skarsgard. Andrea Riseborough,  Jonah Bobo, Haley Ramm, Frank Grillo, Paula Patton Run time/Rating:  115 Minutes/ R Popcorn Score:  Large Popcorn Despite the number of times my wife and I discussed […]