Lucy: I Was Entertained, At Least

I’m sorry Luc Besson, but I am about to rip your movie apart. However, I will start by commending you on your directing, which is what keeps me from asking for a refund. The visuals, stunts, and acting were worthy of a film of this magnitude, but I’m afraid the story did not live up…

Wish I Was Here: A Tale of 30-Something Angst

Ten years after Garden State, Zach Braff has given us another melancholy yet hopeful story with Wish I Was Here. In some ways, Braff’s character, Aiden Bloom, is an older version of his other characters. Aiden is a dreamer prone to slipping away into daydreams (JD from Scrubs), as well as a struggling actor with…

How to Train Your Dragon 2: Dreamworks Takes You Soaring

Five years ago, Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) met his best friend, the Night Fury dragon named Toothless. Together, they successfully united dragons and Vikings on the island of Berk. Hiccup and Toothless now fly through the sky together, creating a map of the uncharted worlds around them, while also running away from the prospect of becoming…

A Bird or A Plane? Whatever.

It is clear that people love Batman. There is something to the Dark Knight that the public responds to and much of that is attributed to the fact that, at its core, the character of Batman is a human being. To be Batman all you need is the desire to push yourself beyond all physical…