Movie Review: 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1'<img src="https://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2014/11/32.jpg" align="right"/>Interrupting the narrative momentum and asking the audience to wait a year for the conclusion may make commercial sense, but it also undermines and dilutes the theatrical experience.
Movie Review: 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2013/11/3c2bd.jpg" align="right"/>This first sequel delves deeper into the resonant themes introduced in its predecessor, expands the mythology, reflects the horrors in its titular “entertainment,” and further fleshes out the primary characters.
Movie Review: 'Epic'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/2c2bd3.jpg" align="right"/>It's passable entertainment for the kids, even if it even falls a tad short of "Ice Age" and "Robots," by the same director.
Movie Review: 'Red Dawn'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2012/10/1c2bd1.jpg" align="right" />"Red Dawn'"is a hopelessly unconvincing hodgepodge of inept and laughable action sequences
Movie Review: 'The Hunger Games'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/3c2bd.jpg" align="right" />Jennifer Lawrence hits the thespian bull's-eye once again as the "girl on fire," carrying the movie on her shoulders with a never-a-false-move star turn.
Movie Review: 'Journey 2: The Mysterious Island'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2011/09/2stars.jpg" align="right" />Here's a sequel that's pretty much the equal of its predecessor. That is not a compliment.