As a family, we pledged to embark upon an epic MCU rewatch before we see Avengers: Endgame – and answer the all-important question: should you watch these with your kids? Next up Iron Man 3!
Does Jon Favreau's work on Disney's live action Jungle Book make for a Dork Shelf-worthy Blu-ray?
We discuss AMC's text-friendly theatre plan, talk news from Image Expo, review The Jungle Book, and more!
The only aspect of Disney's live action update of The Jungle Book that doesn't get upstaged by the visual effects is Bill Murray.
Win a copy of the sci-fi action film Self/less on Blu-ray courtesy of Dork Shelf and VVS Films. Available wherever Blu-rays are sold November 10.
Director Tarsem Singh brings none of the visual flair we've come to know and love him for in this tired sci-fi body-switching action flick that's basically a remake of John Frankenheimer's superior Seconds.
We're happy that Donnie Hendrix has survived another season of Orphan Black, and what a great season it was for him. To celebrate, here are 10 fun facts about the actor who brings Donnie to life, Kristian Bruun.
Tarsem Singh's sci fi thriller Self/Less opens across the country on July 10, but we're giving away to tickets to advanced screenings in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Ottawa and Halifax.
The antagonistic director has done nothing to earn the respect of audiences no matter how much he thinks he deserves it.
There's nothing bad about Exodus: Gods and Kings, but there's nothing particularly original about it, either.
We talk to Rob Meyer, director of the coming of age film A Birder's Guide to Everything (now available on DVD and VOD in Canada, and on DVD in the US this coming Tuesday and starring Kodi Smit-McPhee and Ben Kingsley) about the energy his young stars brought to the production, how he pulled unlikely inspiration from Monty Python, why it’s impossible to look cool while birdwatching, and why he was actually really excited to fight his film’s initial R-rating in front of the MPAA.
We play catch up with the DVDs we've accumulated over the past month with Phil looking at Criterion releases for Riot in Cell Block 11 and Breaking the Waves, the recently remastered Sorcerer, a re-cut version of the documentary Cocaine Cowboys, the fourth and final season of Eastbound and Down, and the latest Paranormal Activity film. Dave looks at straight-to-video efforts Mr. Jones and Bad Country, along with new discs for Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia and Seven Warriors. And Andrew looks back on A Birder's Guide to Everything and Big Bad Wolves.
As we dig out from under the pile of Blu-Ray and DVD releases that have come into the office this month, we take a look at Criterion editions of Soderbergh's underrated King of the Hill and Truffaut's Jules and Jim, Blu-rays for Thor: The Dark World, Nebraska, Wadjda, and Blue is the Warmest Color, and a DVD of the found footage thriller Banshee Chapter.
A Birder’s Guide to Everything If one were to cross a low-key modern American indie with a 1980s coming of age road comedy, you would get something close to the amusing and thoughtful debut feature from Rob Meyer, A Birder’s Guide to Everything. Both a better breed of teen movie than audiences normally get and […]
Ender's Game might be the perfect example of why sites like Rotten Tomatoes or even simple grading systems should be abolished in film criticism. It's a film that gets just as much right as it does wrong, delighting and maddening in almost equal amount. It defies recommendation and condemnation in the same breath, but it sure is interesting to talk about in depth.