Film reviews and more

Day: 22 September 2011

FrightFest 2011: ‘Tucker & Dale vs Evil’ review

★★★★☆ Comedy and Horror work incredibly well together; scary moments can be funny and vice versa. The problem is that there have been a lot of horror comedies over the years, and the question is “what is left that is […]

Film Review: ‘Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times’

★★★☆☆  There’s something rather ironic about reviewing a documentary examining the decline of print media on an online movie blog. However, despite the global reach of the internet threatening to turn newspapers into a redundant medium, Andrew Rossi’s Page One: […]

Film Review: ‘Soul Surfer’

★☆☆☆☆  Sean McNamara’s Soul Surfer (2011) stars Anna Sophia Robb as real-life surfer Bethany Hamilton, brought into the world by two beach bum parents (played by Dennis Quaid and Helen Hunt) and inheriting their passion for the sport. Bethany is […]