Johnny Depp’s name to any movie is going to land an audience. His last few films haven’t quite draw the “Pirates” level crowds, however. The directorial debut of Wally Pfister, the cinematographer of Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight” saga “Transcendence” doesn’t look to mark much of a change in that trend.TRANSCENDENCE Continue reading “Transcendence”


The year of 2014 is shaping up for its fair share of biblical tales. The first blockbuster of these movies is “Noah,” based on the tale found in Genesis.

Based on, mind you. Darren Aronofsky has taken the, not quite outline of the flood tale, and filled it in with many a creative embellishment

That being said, the tale is still something worth seeing.noah

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World War Z

The movie with the worst reported production in the history of film, “World War Z,” hit theatres June 21, against the anticipated sequel “Monsters University.” The Brad Pitt film, plagued by rewrites and reshoots that went over-budget to the tune of $200 million, and over-schedule after reshooting the entire finale of the movie, was a surprise hit despite all the news surrounding it. Based on the Max Brooks book of the same name, Pitt stars as Gerry Lane, an ex-investigator for the United Nations. When humans begin behaving like rabid animals (the movie even opens with what appeared to be … Continue reading World War Z