Although no one at Celebuzz has yet seen Jack the Giant Slayer, we have to admit that we’re not altogether excited for it: despite the appealing presence of director Bryan Singer, not to mention its two handsome leads Nicholas Hoult and Ewan McGregor, this update of the popular fairy tale seems too heavy on computer-generated… More »
On Friday, February 22nd, Dark Skies hits theaters nationwide, arriving on the heels of three horror-themed projects which did well for themselves at the box office. Although it’s scarcely been two full months since 2013 began, the genre has consistently dominated its competition: Texas Chainsaw 3D, Mama and Warm Bodies all exceeded commercial expectations, if… More »
The movie repertoire of Dwayne Johnson is nothing if not a roller coaster of ups and downs. With each good film, there seems to be a smattering of bad films — in the eyes of critics, at least. However, Johnson’s latest movie, Snitch, could be a serious “up” for the actor.
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Is it possible that the public really has a new young-adult book adaptation worthy of their fandom, devotion, and money?
According to critics, Beautiful Creatures has a pretty good shot at being a replacement for Twilight. The film, which is being released on Valentine’s Day, revolves around a teenage witch who falls in love… More »
After reading reviews for this weekend’s new comedy, Identity Thief, it’s like the critics challenged each other to a contest of who can come up with the most creative way to dislike the movie.
Bridesmaids’ breakout star, Melissa McCarthy, joins Jason Bateman in director Seth Gordon’s follow-up to Horrible Bosses. In Thief, McCarthy… More »
The less you know about Side Effects, the better.
At least that’s what the critics recommend for the twisted new film from director Steven Soderbergh, starring Channing Tatum, Jude Law and Rooney Mara.
Effects centers on Mara’s character, Emily, who finds herself suffering from depression when her husband (Tatum) is released… More »
Writer/director/professional ass-kicker Sylvester Stallone returns to screens this week in the 1980’s action throwback Bullet to the Head. Starring as a New Orleans hitman, Stallone teams with a D.C. detective (played by Sung Kang) to avenge the deaths of their respective partners. If you’ve seen the trailers, you already know that at some point Stallone… More »
It’s probably no easy task to create a coming-of-age film around a character who no longer ages. By virtue of being, you know, well, dead. But Warm Bodies offers up a romantic comedy about a zombie in love – a zom-rom-com, if you will – in which a beautiful, blonde-haired survivor played by Teresa Palmer… More »
Watch static. Hang out at the DMV. Visit a dairy and see how milk is processed…
The above are all things that movie critics encourage you to do — twice — before daring to see Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters once.
Witch Hunters stars Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton as the grown-up versions of the Grimm… More »
Like most action heroes, Jason Statham is virtually invincible — especially when it comes to critics.
From The Transporter to The Expendables 2, Statham’s core fan base consistently shows up to support their favorite owner of the best ‘80s cocaine beard ever.
But if reviews for this weekend’s Parker are any… More »
Mark Wahlberg follows up the biggest box office hit of his career, last summer’s Ted, with the crime thriller Broken City.
In the film, Wahlberg plays a fallen New York cop-turned-private eye who gets caught up in big city corruption centered around the Mayor (Russell Crowe) and his philandering wife, played by Catherine Zeta-Jones.
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