Stop Movie Franchises Before They Go Bad

Should bad movie franchises contiue

I recently had a conversation on Google+ about Transformers. Yes, it happened. A person was arguing that after the first movie, they should have stopped making more since the quality wasn’t the same. To follow that argument, Godfather, X-men, Spider-man, Underworld, Ghostbusters, Die Hard, Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Matrix, Fast and the Furious and various […]

Review: Good Day to Die Hard

John McLane Bruce Willis film

THE SETUP: A cop (Bruce Willis) with astronomically bad luck at being in the wrong place at the wrong time decides to mix it up and go looking for trouble, which happens to be in the shape of his son (Jai Courtney)…and Russia. THE THOUGHTS: Watch the trailer above? Watch it again. Soak up the action. […]

What Makes A Good Christmas Movie?

Holiday Film Entertainment

Every Christmas, whether it’s because the weather is crap or we like to have a bit of outside stimulus to get that holiday cheer going, people watch movies. Either it’s the “classics” like Miracle on 34th Street, contemporary “classics” like Elf or a little more alternative like Die Hard.  But what makes you watch these […]

Six Kick-Ass Christmas Movies

Action Christmas Movies

“Every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings.” – some kid from It’s a Wonderful Life. Boooo. Hisss. Never mind the fact that the kid is assuming all angels are male (I’ve met a few female ones…and watched that Victoria’s Secret show to know different), but not all Christmas movies are about good […]