The Academy Award nominations are now official. But what about the poor deserving few who were snubbed, ignored, underappreciated, or forgotten?
What are the new attractions moviegoers will be choosing among at multiplexes on this year’s final week and immediately beyond? Bill Wine has this survey…
Like its predecessor, it has a sense of humor, but is still too self-important.
Does “Pacific Rim” manage to turn us into tweens for two hours? It comes pretty darn close.
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.
This time, the CGI fiery-skull effects don’t contribute to the story: they are the story. And a yawningly flimsy one at that.