With Batman vs. Superman, the march of comic books turned into movies continues its seemingly never ending parade. It’s perhaps not surprising considering the ridiculous amounts of money these titles command at the box office. […]
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review – gone girl
I loved the book and the movie follows it closely — but this movie version is way, way too long. The story twists and turns, but throughout, nearly every scene could be trimmed – and […]
‘Runner Runner’ Flops
This hardly seems remarkable or even noteworthy, save for the continuing inability of the executive class to distinguish between correlation and causation. Here, we’ve got the ‘star-power’ of Justin Timberlake and Ben Affleck seemingly unable […]
Affleck as Batman? Oh Brother.
Don’t get me wrong. I like the guy. I really do. But Batman? I just can’t see it. Call this my first prediction of the new Batman / Superman movie being a “disappointment”. Or, maybe call […]
Ben Affleck Considering A Turn In Fincher’s ‘Gone Girl’
For a guy that I almost immediately wrote off as a joke when I first saw him act, Mr. Affleck here has gone on to show me just how little I know about this damn […]
Manny The Movie Guy – Oscar Front-Runner: “Argo” Tops Producers Guild of America (PGA) Winners!
Manny The Movie Guy – Oscar Front-Runner: “Argo” Tops Producers Guild of America (PGA) Winners!. Well, the kid’s got some skills in the director’s chair, that’s for sure. Congrats to the cast and crew for […]