Top 20 Films of 2013

This list is a lot late, but I still wanted to see a few more films before making my list. I still have a lot to go, but I'm pleased with the current Top 20 I have at the moment. I might do an article later in the year with an unofficial updated list, just … Continue reading Top 20 Films of 2013

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Brief-ish Recap of 2013’s Movies So Far

2013 has been a decent year for movies, and it's improving in both quality, and in regards of box office earnings. And I think it can only get better from here, at least in terms of quality. So far, I've seen 36 movies that have been released in 2013, and I've missed quite a few … Continue reading Brief-ish Recap of 2013’s Movies So Far

May 29 – June 2 Box Office Predictions: ‘After Earth’, ‘Now You See Me’

              After Earth might do pretty well this weekend, but it also might suffer under the shadows of summer blockbusters. Those who see it will be seeing it for Will Smith, I'd think. No one's going to say "I'm seeing this for M. Night Shymalan because he's been on … Continue reading May 29 – June 2 Box Office Predictions: ‘After Earth’, ‘Now You See Me’

Fast & Furious 6 (2013)

Release Date: May 24, 2013. Director: Justin Lin. Stars: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. Runtime: 130 min. Dom (Vin Diesel), Brian (Paul Walker) and co. are set for life with the $100 million they took from the last movie. However, they are still wanted criminals, so their family is not intact. Meanwhile, Hobbs (The Rock) … Continue reading Fast & Furious 6 (2013)

May 16-18 Box Office Predictions: ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’

J.J. Abrams returns to the directing chair for the hotly anticipated sequel to 2009's Star Trek. Star Trek stands at an excellent 8.0 rating on IMDb, and has a seat in the IMDb Top 250 at #224. The movie has  a solid fan base and since four years is more than enough time to generate … Continue reading May 16-18 Box Office Predictions: ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’

The Great Gatsby (2013)

The Great Gatsby Release Date: May 10, 2013 Director: Baz Luhrmann Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joel Edgerton, Tobey Maguire Runtime: 143 min An astounding adaptation of a novel is rare. Some notable greats include The Silence of the Lambs, Fight Club, and recently, Life of Pi. There are bad ones, like every other Stephen King adaptation … Continue reading The Great Gatsby (2013)

May 10-12 Box Office Predictions: ‘The Great Gatsby’ and ‘Peeples’

History isn't on The Great Gatsby's side. For whatever reason, Warner Bros. shows the preference to release summer movies on the second weekend, where they can either flop or prosper, based on the reception of the movie that starts the summer. They can either do decent business (Dark Shadows opened to $29.68 million against The Avengers; and Robin … Continue reading May 10-12 Box Office Predictions: ‘The Great Gatsby’ and ‘Peeples’

The Great Gatsby’s release date delayed

I know I'm a little late on the bandwagon, but when I found out the news, I think it's still pretty worthy to blog about. The Great Gatsby, Baz Luhrmann's take on F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel of the same name, was supposed to hit theatres on Christmas day of this year, but it has … Continue reading The Great Gatsby’s release date delayed