Maleficent (2014)

Released: May 30, 2014. Directed by: Richard Stromberg. Starring: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley. Runtime: 93 min. In the fairy tale re-imagining sub-genre, this is the best addition yet, and it seems that first-time director Richard Stromberg learns from the mistakes of the the previous two films in the sub-genre. "Oz the Great and [...]

The Boxtrolls (2014)

Released: September 26, 2014. Directed by: Graham Annable, Anthony Stacchi. Starring: Ben Kingsley, Jared Harris, Elle Fanning. Runtime: 96 min. For the kids, The Boxtrolls is a colourful animated film that they will remember fondly for a crazy hermit who repeatedly says “Jelly!” For the adults, it’s a clever political satire of the power one man [...]

Super 8 (2011)

Super 8 Release Date: June 10, 2011 Director: J.J. Abrams Stars: Elle Fanning, AJ Michalka, Joel Courtney Runtime: 112 min Tagline: It arrives. Plot: During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town. Quick Thoughts review. - A problem with this one [...]