Friends with Benefits

Or as it is also known, “Sport F_ _king with Good Buds; How could this possibly go wrong?”

The Trip

Steve Coogan’s “The Trip” is an overly long yet interesting meditation on his own artistic significance, or lack thereof.

Beginners

Beginners is the cinematic antidote for those of you who feel poisoned by the avalanche of “summer action movies.”

Buck

Buck is an extraordinary film about the enduring power of simple human decency.

Captain America: The First Avenger

Rating: Highly Recommended no matter what your feelings are about summer action films.

X-Men: First Class

X-Men: First Class is a movie perfectly described by its title, namely “First Class Entertainment.”

Green Lantern

Rating: Gives bland entertainment a bland name.

Super 8

While all of the summer action movies have yet to be released, two stand at the head of the class as we enter mid-July, namely Super 8 and X-Men: First Class.

Bridesmaids

For those of you who have yet to see Bridesmaids, do not be misled by the comparison with The Hangover. Sure, it is at times scathingly raunchy as well as undeniably funny, but… Continue reading