Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013) Rated: R, 88 min Director: Tommy Wirkola Starrring: Jeremy Renner, Gemma Arterton, Peter Stormare, Famke Janssen What do you get when you take a classic tale, age the children into adults, and pump up the action and visuals instead of story or character direction? Transformers 2: Revenge of the Fallen. […]Read More Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters
Monsters University (2013) Rated: G Director: Dan Scanlon Starring: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi Saw this and I can try to sum up this movie by saying this: It’s Revenge of the Nerds with the characters from Monsters, Inc.Read More Monsters University
This is an old review (2003) that I wrote for another site that’s now gone. It gives you an insight on how poor my writing skills are and how much nerd rage I had. (probably still do.) I’m reposting virtually verbatim, with a few minor tweaks to update and to protect the innocent. Also, it […]Read More Old Movie Review: Daredevil (nerd rage)
Today’s Special (2009) Rated: R, 99 min Director: David Kaplan Starring: Aasif Mandvi, Naseeruddin Shah, Jess Weixler, Madhur Jaffrey, Harish Patel ***A BIT OF SPOILAGE*** This is a simple movie about a man who begins to get in touch with his family, Indian roots and himself through food and an unlikely master chef. Feeling disrespected […]Read More Today’s Special
Going to see You Made It Weird with Pete Holmes Live at Cobb’s Comedy Club in San Francisco. Special Guests: TJ Miller, Doug Benson, Kyle Kinane, Moshe Kasher and Alex Koll! i thought this was just going to be Pete Holmes (Petey!) with guest Kyle Kinane (kylekinane), but added super bonus of comedians, Doug Benson […]Read More Cobbs Comedy Club with Pete Holmes!
A friend clued me into San Francisco Film Society’s Hong Kong Cinema on the weekend of Sept. 21-23. Which is something I plan on attending. I liked The Bullet Vanishes. It’s kind of a Chinese Sherlock Holmes with no real Dr. Watson. I recommend it. And when I get more sleep, I will give it a […]Read More The Bullet Vanishes
Ok, I know everyone has talked about this movie to death. I just want to say Mark Ruffalo did Bruce Banner spot on.Read More Marvel’s The Avengers