MATT’S REVIEW Some days you eat the bear, and some days, the bear eats you. In the Revenant Leonardo DiCaprio plays Hugh Glass a frontiersman and fur trader who is mauled by a bear and left for dead by his group. Glass makes a painful journey across miles of frozen tundra to rejoin his group […]
MATT’S REVIEW Fifty Shades of Bad Late Night Cinemax In Fifty Shades of Grey Dakota Johnson plays Anastasia a literature student who happens across Billionaire Christian Grey (Jamie Doran). As their relationship builds she becomes aware of Christian’s “dark” sexual tendencies. Okay, I realize I miss the age and gender demographic for this one. This […]
MATT’S REVIEW A Stick of Dynamite with a long fuse. The Hateful Eight stars a brilliantly selected cast of character directed by the incomparable Quentin Tarantino. Kurt Russell plays John Ruth, a bounty hunter transporting Daisy Domergue (Jennifer Jason Leigh) to hang, traveling via stagecoach thru the frozen tundra of frontier Wyoming. Along the […]
MATT’S REVIEW Unexpected Big Laughs, not short on great on screen talent. In the Big Short director Adam McKay directs a very talented ensemble cast of characters based on the book by Michael Lewis. In which Jared Vennett, played by Ryan Gosling narrates, highlighting the key players of the events leading up to the housing […]
MATT’S REVIEW A Ted Too Far In Ted 2 we rejoin John (Mark Wahlburg) and his foul mouth, pot smoking, fast talking lovable teddy bear Ted, voiced by Seth Mcfarland. In this misadventure, Ted has recently married girlfriend Tami-Lynn (Jessica Barth) and quickly they realize that their relationship is not exactly better for it. In […]
MATT’S REVIEW Trainwreck Delivers a Full Force, Crushingly Funny Comedy In Trainwreck, (2015) Amy Schumer plays Amy (convenient), a 30 something serial dater with a strong opposition to commitment. She works as a writer for a men’s magazine S’nuff, a playoff magazines like Stuff or Maxim. Her hard drinking, hard partying lifestyle is interrupted when […]
MATT’S REVIEW The Hollywood Selfie that is Entourage is Back, and Better than ever. The boys are back in town! Vinny, Drama, Turtle, Eric and Ari pick up right where the hit HBO series left off; with a handful of new colorful characters and a whole town full of Hollywood cameos. All the original cast […]
MATT’S REVIEW Bends you over a barrel of laughs and shows you the 50 states. Horrible Bosses 2 picks up right where the original left off, joining Nick (Jason Bateman), Kurt (Jason Sudeikis) and Dale (Charlie Day) on another hair brained scheme. They are joined by some familiar faces, Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey and Jamie Foxx as […]
MATT’S REVIEW In Gone Girl (2014) Nick Dunn (Ben Affleck) comes home on the day of his 5th anniversary to find his wife, Amy (Rosemund Pike) missing. Naturally being the husband of a missing woman, Nick is suspect number one. The police investigators and media begin to dig in for clues as we learn that […]
MATT’S REVIEW Just When I thought You Couldn’t Get Any Funnier, You Go and Make a Sequel…And TOTALLY…Sucked. In , the Farrelly Brothers re-team with Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels 20 years after the original. Once again we join Harry and Lloyd in a road movie of moronic proportions. This adventure has them driving to […]
MATT’S REVIEW How do I love the Great Bill Murray, Let me count the ways: Peter Venkman, Steve Zissou, Bob Harris, Herman Blume, Ernie McCracken, Bunny Breckinridge, Phil Conners, Bob Wiley, Frank Cross, John Winger and Carl Spackler. With St. Vincent we get a new iconic Bill Murray performance. Bill plays Vincent, a hard drinking, […]
Patricia Arquet as the mother warrants an Oscar nod more than any other in this film.
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