29 Days of Romance: Review #4, Dear John (2010)

Directed by: Lasse Hallström. Starring: Channing Tatum, Amanda Seyfried, Richard Jenkins. Runtime: 1h 48 min. Released: February 5, 2010. I don’t consider myself a fan of Nicholas Sparks adaptations, but there have been 11 big-screen adaptations of his novels and I’ve seen eight of them. That number includes today’s review, Dear John, as it wouldn’t [...]

CHIPS (2017)

CHIPS (2017)

  CHiPS. Released: March 24, 2017. Directed by: Dax Shephard. Starring: Dax Shepard, Michael Peña, Vincent D’Onofrio. Runtime: 1h 40 min. Dax Shepard’s third directorial effort reboots 1977 TV cop drama CHiPS into a raunchy buddy cop comedy. It’s not the best comedy but it entertains for enough of its runtime. Larry Wilcox’s Jon Baker (Shepard) [...]

22 Jump Street (2014)

Released: June 13, 2014. Directed by: Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. Starring: Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube. Runtime: 112 min. After seeing 21 Jump Street, a reboot of an 80s cop show featuring Johnny Depp, about seven times – it's safe to say that I was quite excited for 22 Jump Street. Blending enough [...]

Recap of June’s Theatrical Releases

I saw six out of the nine major theatrical releases of June. I still plan on seeing the following from the month of June, in alphabetical order: "Berberian Sound Studio", "The Bling Ring", "Byzantium", "The Internship", "Maniac", "Much Ado About Nothing", "Song for Marion", "Syrup" (because I love Brittany Snow), "Violet & Daisy", White House [...]

The Vow (2012)

The Vow Release Date: February 10, 2012 Director: Michael Sucsy Stars: Rachel McAdams, Channing Tatum, Sam Neill Runtime: 104 min I wrote the original review of this back in late August, and I just tweaked it a little. The true story of it all seems like it's a sad one, but the Hollywood version turns [...]

21 Jump Street (2012)

21 Jump Street (2012)

 21 Jump Street Release Date: March 16, 2012 Director: Phil Lord and Chris Miller Stars: Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube Runtime: 109 min Tagline: The only thing getting blown tonight is their cover.   Schmidt and Jenko are two new young looking police officers, whose boss feels that they don’t have what it takes to be on that force. He [...]