Chloe Grace Moretz
All things being equalized, “The Equalizer” could have used a more grounded technical advisor. But the leading man needs no help.
This sequel simply dusts off elements of the first outing, but we’re not kept alertly off-balance as we were before.
Look for these mainstream titles to open on theatre screens during the first few months of 2013.
With all due respect to director Tim Burton as a unique visual stylist, it’s Johnny Depp who makes this movie work.
Yep, director Martin Scorsese, for so long associated with dark crime dramas, delivers an ingenious and enchanting adventure about the early days of the movies. Not only is ‘Hugo’, ostensibly a kidflick, visually mesmerizing, it’s also an enthralling and moving tribute to film artists of an earlier era who worked in a kind of obscurity that modern major moviemakers like Scorsese have long since left behind.