Monthly Archives: January 2012

Movies in Review: “The Grey”

This movie was #1 at the box office its opening weekend with top ticket sales of $20 million, but who didn’t expect that. Liam Neeson’s name alone will likely carry top billing for movie goers. It was hard to say … Continue reading

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Movies in review: “Man on a Ledge”

January has definitely been a dismal month for movies. I am contemplating taking the month of January off from this blog next year. These lack luster films are really starting to depress me…smh. Another film that I was anticipating is … Continue reading

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Movies in Review: “One for the Money”

Here we are with yet another movie based off a  novel of the same name, this one was written by Jane Evanovich. I guess all the promoting they did for this film must have helped a bit because it ranked … Continue reading

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Movies in Review: “Albert Nobbs”

This movie was based on a short story by Irish novelist George Moore. I’m guessing that it was a really short story, as the film adaption felt a little unfinished to me. Glenn Close does a remarkable job as a woman … Continue reading

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Movies in Review: “Underworld: Awakening”

This is the 4th installment of this film, and in my opinion, the most underwhelming. Kate Benkinsale reprises her role as the blue-eyed vampire Selene. There is no doubt that Benkinsale is gorgeous in her patent leather cat suit, and is kicka$$ with … Continue reading

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Movies in Review: “Haywire”

From the looks of the crowded theatre I was in, you could see that a lot of movie goers have been anticipating this movie. The trailer was awesome, filled with action on top of action, all based around a hardcore female…exciting. Well … Continue reading

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Movies in Review: “Coriolanus”

Coriolanus…hmmmmmm…I watched the trailer, and it really looked like a very interesting watch. There was plenty of movement, and action, and what I gathered from the narrator on the trailer, the story was intriguing. What I didn’t notice from the … Continue reading

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Movies in Review: “Red Tails”

Finally! The movie we have anticipated for months to be released is finally here. BTW…when I say “WE” I’m really speaking to the women. Yeah Yeah…sorry men…but this movie has more to offer than just a great story about our … Continue reading

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Movies in Review: “Contraband”

After watching this trailer, who can honestly say that they were expecting a great movie…smh. I know I didn’t, but I can say that it was at least a little better than I thought, which is not really saying much. … Continue reading

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Movies in Review: “Joyful Noise”

My my my….what a Joyful movie. And I’m not trying to be funny. This film was a joy to watch…really. The Latifah/Parton was amazing! Seeing those two is enough in itself to see this movie. They were hilarious. I must admit, … Continue reading

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