Valentine’s Day Time Machine: 5 Decades of Romantic Comedies

romcoms from 5 decades

What is a romantic comedy? Well, according to Wikipedia, they are “films with light-hearted, humorous plotlines, centered on romantic ideals such as that true love is able to surmount most obstacles.” Snore. How about, “movies that make you laugh and swoon.” Nailed it. Now “romcoms” have been around for a good long time. It’s easy […]

Review: Hot Tub Time Machine

John Cusack time travel 80s film

A well intentioned buddy comedy that will have more value to you if you remember the 1980s  or if you can identify with any of the characters. Unfortunately, a few obvious “gross-out” moments detracted from the time traveling. With one of the best movie names, Hot Tub Time Machine tries to capture the vibe of The Hangover […]

Review: 2012

John Cusack and Woody Harrelson end of the world film

From the guy who takes great delight in killing us all, the dial is turned to eleven to give us the disaster movie to end all disaster movies.  That’s a good thing. Roland Emmerich, writer/director of Independence Day and the Day After Tomorrow (yes, I’m ignoring Godzilla), has decided to take a cue from the […]