Movie Review: 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2013/12/2c2bd2.jpg" alt="(2½ stars out of 4)" align="right"/>Its predecessor offered freshness and originality, while this sequel trades in familiarity and contrivance.
Movie Review: 'Pride'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/3c2bd.jpg" align="right"/>The unlikely 1984 alliance between striking miners and gays in Britain is the focus of this fictionalized but rousing, satisfying, historical comedy-drama.
Movie Review: 'I, Frankenstein'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/29.jpg" align="right" />A manmade monster meanders through a middling modern melodrama after murdering his master in this moribund miscreation.
Movie Review: 'About Time'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2013/11/3.jpg" align="right"/>"About Time" is an affable romantic fantasy-comedy that casually accepts the existence of time travel without getting all bent out of shape or self-congratulatory about it.
Movie Review: 'Jack the Giant Slayer'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2013/02/2c2bd1.jpg" align="right" />Jack’s his name, tenant farming is his game, and he apparently wants to climb that Hollywood beanstalk and join the likes of Alice, Snow White, and Hansel & Gretel.
Movie Reviews: 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/2c2bd.jpg" align="right" />You'd have to travel quite a ways, metaphorically speaking, to find an acting quartet more skilled than Judi Dench, Tom Wilkinson, Maggie Smith, and Bill Nighy. But the film sacrifices a degree of focus and intensity.
Movie Review: 'Wrath of the Titans'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/1c2bd.jpg" align="right" />"Wrath of the Titans," the lacklustre sequel to 2010's lacklustre "Clash of the Titans," is another yawnworthy action-adventure fantasy.
Movie Review: 'Arthur Christmas'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2011/11/33.jpg" align="right"/>It's a clash between digital impersonality and old-fashioned goodwill in this new, animated holiday family flick.
Movie Review: <em> Rango </em>A wannabe actor, chameleon Rango (Johnny Depp) yearns to play the hero in the Wild West that he has so long fantasized about.