Review: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

Released: August 1, 2014. Directed by: James Gunn. Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel. Runtime: 2hr., 1 min. If a time traveller had told me that the writer of Scooby-Doo, James Gunn, would co-write and direct one 2014’s most enjoyable films, I would be hesitant to believe them. But with co-writer Nicole Perlman, he [...]

The Lego Movie (2014)

Released: February 7, 2014. Directed by: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller. Starring: Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman. Runtime: 100 min. "The LEGO Movie" isn't just a great animated film, it's filled with humour and satirical jabs at corporate America, namely the leader of the lego world being called President Business; the fact that if you're [...]

Movie 43 (2013)

Movie 43 Release Date: January 25, 2013 Directors: Elizabeth Banks, Steven Brill, Peter Farrelly (and 10 others) Stars: Liev Schreiber, Emma, Stone, Richard Gere Runtime: 94 min I just watched a version online, and I believe it was the version released in the U.K.; it's an alternate plot to the U.S. version that doesn't have [...]

The Five-Year Engagement (2012)

The Five-Year Engagement Release Date: April 27, 2012 Director: Nicholas Stoller Stars: Jason Segel, Emily Blunt, Chris Pratt Runtime: 124 min Tagline: A comedy about the journey between popping the question and tying the knot. One year after meeting, Tom (Jason Segel) proposes to his girlfriend, Violet (Emily Blunt), but unexpected events keep tripping them [...]