Neighbors: No Surprises Here

Full disclosure: The clip above is 97% of the reason I rented Neighbors. Dave Franco’s impression of Robert De Niro and Christopher Charles Mintz-Plasse’s “Hoo Ah!” nearly convinced me to see Neighbors in theaters. Good comedies are hard to come by and without the filter of time (and reviews) I normally don’t spring for a box office ticket.…

Flashforward: September’s Most Anticipated Films

As we near the end of the summer blockbuster season, August offered a surprisingly strong list of box-office hits. Guardians of the Galaxy rightfully stole much of the show and provided one of the most well-rounded action movies of the summer. Check out reviews on Reviewed by Mark Leonard and Oh! That Film Blog for two great…

Flashforward: May’s Most Anticipated Films

We have a few more months until summer officially starts, but the summer movie season is already well underway. The first wave of big name blockbusters hits theaters all month with some of the year’s biggest names and franchises debuting over the next few weeks. Talking with a friend over coffee last weekend, I confessed my…