Compliance (2012)

Compliance Release Date: September 26, 2012 Director: Craig Zobel Stars: Ann Dowd, Dreama Walker, Pat Healy Runtime: 90 min On an ordinary and particularly busy Friday at a fictitious restaurant called Chickwich, the manager, Sandra (Ann Dowd), is upset since a shipment of pickles and bacon didn't come in. Soon, a man claiming to be [...]

Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Did you know? "00 dark 30" in military terms means an unspecified time in the early morning hours usually when it is still dark outside, usually said as "oh dark thirty" (according to its IMDb trivia page). Zero Dark Thirty Release Date: January 13, 2012 (wide release) Director: Kathryn Bigelow Stars: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Kyle [...]

January 11-13 Box Office Results

Zero Dark Thirty led the pack with $23 million, and A Haunted House's $18.8 million earning proves youth really are willing to pay to see immature crap. Anyway, here's how the Top 10 played out: Click the title for my review. Top 10 Box Office, The Results (Estimates) My Prediction/Off by (+/-) 1. Zero Dark Thirty: $24, 000, [...]

The Woman in Black (2012)

Release Date: February 3, 2012. Director: James Watkins. Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Janet McTeer and Ciarán Hinds. Runtime: 1hr, 35 min. Tagline: Do you believe in ghosts? A young lawyer travels to a remote village where he discovers the vengeful ghost of a scorned woman is terrorizing the locals. The Woman in Black is a solid horror drama that runs [...]

January 11-13 Box Office Predictions

The first weekend of 2013 had surprising earnings with Texas Chainsaw 3D, but great nonetheless. It won't hold the top spot a second time, I think that'll go to Zero Dark Thirty. Here are the  new releases for the weekend: Plot: Malcolm and Keisha move into their dream home, but soon learn a demon also resides there. [...]

Promised Land (2012)

Promised Land Release Date: January 4, 2013 Director: Gus Van Sant Stars: Matt Damon, Frances McDormand, John Krasinski Runtime: 106 min Tagline: What's your price? Corporate salesman Steve Butler (Damon) arrives in a rural town with his sales partner, Sue Thomason (McDormand). With the town having been hit hard by the economic decline of recent [...]