The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Released: December 13, 2013. Directed by: Peter Jackson. Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage. Runtime: 161 min. Many thought "The Hobbit" franchise would have peaked with the first chapter, last year's "An Unexpected Journey," but that isn't the case. Some may not find out because this made about $11 million less at the box [...]

Pacific Rim (2013)

Release Date: July 12, 2013. Director: Guillermo del Toro. Stars: Charlie Hunman, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi. Runtime: 132 min. "Pacific Rim" is the first movie I attended a premiere for since "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" back in December. As the day of the premiere approached, I became more and more excited. Heck, I could hardly even sleep one [...]

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. [...]

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Release Date: December 14, 2012 Director: Peter Jackson Stars: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage Runtime: 169 min Tagline: From the smallest beginnings come the greatest legends A curious Hobbit of The Shire, Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) is confronted by the magnificent wizard, Gandalf the Grey (Ian McKellen), who wonders [...]