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) [...]

End of Watch (2012)

End of Watch Release Date: September 21, 2012 Director: David Ayer Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Peña, Anna Kendrick Runtime: 109 min Tagline: Watch your six, September 21 This follows the relationship of Brian Taylor and Mike Zavala, who are two best friend police officers. Soon enough, the two young officers are marked for death once [...]

World Trade Center – A film review by Daniel Prinn – In memory of 9/11 and those who died that day.

World Trade Center Release Date: August 9, 2006 Director: Oliver Stone Stars: Nicolas Cage, Michael Peña, Maria Bello Runtime: 129 min Tagline: A True Story of Courage and Survival  World Trade Center follows the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on September 9, 2001; and the two men (John McLoughlin [Nicolas Cage] and Will Jimeno [...]

Tower Heist – A film review by Daniel Prinn – A sort of poor comedy but a decent crime film.

Tower HeistRelease Date: November 4, 2011Director: Brett RatnerStars: Eddie Murphy, Ben Stiller, Casey AffleckRuntime: 104 minTagline: Ordinary guys. An extraordinary robbery.Unfortunately, [Tower Heist] is a bit too average and not as funny as one should expect.After a group of hotel employees find out they have fallen victims to a very rich man’s Ponzi scheme, Josh Kovaks [...]