Film Review: Much Ado About Nothing (2013)

I’m going to preface this by saying that I have no idea why Joss Whedon hasn’t always done Shakespeare. For those unfamiliar with the basic plot, Much Ado About Nothing is a comedy about two separate relationships and the people involved with both. Claudio (Clark Gregg) and Hero (Jillian Morgese) are at the heart of … Continue reading

Film Review: Oz: The Great and Powerful (2013)

Although the end is somewhat predictable, as is to be expected in order to achieve some sort of continuity with the childhood favorite, Oscar’s journey to that end point and through the land filled with exotic new creatures and familiar sprawling landscapes is enough to mesmerize not only any children in the audience, but the adults as well.

Film Review: Silent House (2012)

The younger (and infinitely more talented) sister of Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen stars in directors Chris Kentis and Laura Lau’s English adaptation of Gustavo Hernandez’ Uruguayan film of the same name, whose screenplay is reportedly based on a true story from the 1940s. Elizabeth Olsen stars in the psychological thriller as Sarah, a pretty but … Continue reading