It’s a pity that Stephen Sondheim’s lyrics, as always prodigiously clever, don’t manage to affect or amuse us even as they showcase his genius.
Edge of Tomorrow is a brutally funny (!) science fiction thriller in which an alien race has invaded Earth to wipe out the human race.
It’s essentially a two-hander of a road trip flick, starring Colin Firth and Emily Blunt as two lonely and restless souls reinventing their lives.
Before 2012 can disappear from our memory banks, how about a look back at the year’s most gratifying moviegoing experiences?
You won’t find a blooper anywhere in ‘Looper.’
“The Five-Year Engagement” is a charmer that aims for sustained amusement rather than knee-slapping hysteria and amounts to two hours of smart, agreeable entertainment.
Kermit may be green with envy, Fozzie may find it hard to bear, and Miss Piggy may still be waiting for the oink to dry on her contract, but the missing Muppets haven’t missed a beat.
Rango took the top spot while ending the movie industry’s ticket-selling slump.
Is “The Adjustment Bureau” a thriller or a romance? Answer: Yes. And it works splendidly as either or both.
“Gnomeo & Juliet,” while no world beater, is a clever and colorful kidflick.
Some adaptations are merely loose. This one is untied, untethered, and untoward.