The Avengers (2012)

The Avengers Release Date: May 4, 2012 Director: Joss Whedon Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans Runtime: 143 min Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), the Incredible Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner), Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), Thor (Chris Hemsworth) and Captain America (Chris Evans) make The Avengers. This film is pretty sweet. The Avengers assemble [...]

Spider-Man 3 — A film review by Daniel Prinn – Sometimes, the third time really isn’t the charm.

Spider-Man 3 Release Date: May 4, 2007 Director: Sam Raimi Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Topher Grace Runtime: 139 min Tagline: How long can any man fight the darkness... before he finds it in himself? Sometimes, the third time really isn’t the charm; and apparently Parker's charm just had to flee, too. Peter Parker is [...]

Spider-Man 2 – A film review by Daniel Prinn – Spidey’s back for a winner

Spider-Man 2 Release Date: June 30, 2004 Director: Sam Raimi Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Alfred Molina Runtime: 127 min Tagline: This summer a man will face his destiny. A hero will be revealed. [Spider-Man 2] is a great example of a film where sequels turn out better than the first outing. Everyone’s friendly neighbourhood [...]

Spider-Man – A (short) film review by Daniel Prinn – A great start to a solid trilogy

Spider-Man Release Date: May 3, 2002 Director: Sam Raimi Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Willem Dafoe Release Date: 121 min Tagline: Does whatever a spider can. Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) is an average everyday science wiz, until he goes on a field trip and gets bitten by a spider that gives him superhuman abilities. After tragedy [...]

Bad Teacher – A film review by Daniel Prinn – A short review for a bad movie

Bad Teacher Release Date: June 24, 2011 Director: Jake Kasdan Stars: Cameron Diaz, Justin Timberlake, Jason Segel Runtime: 92 min Tagline: She doesn't give an "F." I have to give it props for staying true to its title (the movie is bad, and she’s a bad teacher). The film is about this woman called Elizabeth [...]

August 28 Birthdays

There's a few celebrity birthdays today: Jack Black (43), David Fincher (50), Sarah Roemer (28), Jennifer Coolidge (51) and Daniel Stern (55). Jack Black This comedy actor just turned 43 today. He's been in School of Rock, Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny, Tropic Thunder, Nacho Libre, and he's been the voice talents for Shark Tale, Kung Fu Panda, and [...]

Miss March (2009)

Release Date: March 13, 2009. Directors: Zach Cregger, Trevor Moore. Stars: Zach Cregger, Trevor Moore, Craig Robinson. Runtime: 89 min. I watched this a few months ago, and I still get nightmares from this comedy failure. What is Miss March’s problem? It isn’t very funny at all. Eugene (Zach Cregger) is a young college guy who raises abstinence awareness, [...]