“It was hard to know who was more crazy,” the new Max intones in his opening voiceover narration. “Me, or everyone else.”
Even though the laughs are sporadic and the complaints are unavoidable, we’re grateful for the film’s existence.
Martin Scorsese is probably responsible for more movie classics than any other American filmmaker, and to witness his early days just return to “Mean Streets,” his 1973 gem.
Like its namesake in Greek mythology, “Prometheus” is an intelligent but flawed titan that steals metaphorical fire and then is punished by being compared to a classic.
‘Snow White and the Huntsman’, the fairytale thriller starring Charlize Theron and Kristin Stewart, totaled an estimated $56 million on its debut weekend, earning it a first-place box office finish.
The year’s second variation on the story of Snow White is both more grim and more Grimm than its recent predecessor.
So what do June, July, and August have in store for us as mainstream attractions compete for box office dollars? Plenty!
Charlize Theron stars as a ghostwriter of a series of books for tween girls who is less emotionally mature than her average reader.
What are the end-of-the-year flicks that we’ll be flocking to during the holiday season and beyond?