Monthly Archive: August, 2012

Take Me Home Tonight

I went into today’s movie, Take Me Home Tonight, expecting to see a fun, somewhat dopey send-up of the 1980’s, but in fact the movie was more of a genuine throwback. A 80’s… Continue reading

Bubba Ho-tep

What do you get when you take one part monster movie, one part comedy, one part American myth, one part low-budget camp, one part meditation on aging, and put it all together in… Continue reading

Samurai Princess

They say that variety is the spice of life. In attempt to embrace that variety here with One Movie Each Day, I’ve decided to dedicate one day each week, (for however long I… Continue reading

Tucker and Dale vs Evil

I’m generally not a fan of horror movies, but I’ve seen my share of them. One reason why I’m not a fan is that they tend to be the same movie over and… Continue reading

The Hangover Part II

I really enjoyed 2009’s The Hangover it was laugh-out-loud funny, with an interesting blend of quirky characters and it featured a really creative plot structure that was unlike anything I’d seen before.  Well,… Continue reading

The Warrior’s Way

Sunday Single Sentence review: Featuring ninjas versus cowboys versus circus performers and a truly great cinematic bad-guy, (Danny Huston as The Colonel,) this enjoyable, visually-striking, yet flawed fantasy western action film is slick,… Continue reading

Let Go

Somehow my mission of watching one movie each day has led me on a real detour of sucktitude as of late. Today’s entry is Let Go the debut film from Writer/Director Brian Jett.… Continue reading

Beer Wars

A clear vanity project by non-filmmaker Anat Baron, Beer Wars purports to be a documentary about independent micro-brewers and their struggle to carve-out a niche in a marketplace dominated by a few major… Continue reading

The Dictator

As I am now nearly a month into this mission to watch a movie each day, (and yes I am sneaking in just under the wire with today’s review,) I can’t help but… Continue reading

Eight Men Out

Even though the Olympics are over I still find myself watching a lot of movies about sports. I didn’t mention it in my quick review yesterday, but Back to School is in a… Continue reading

Back to School

Looks like I’m running a little late with today’s update, but my obligation  to my loyal readers (both of you) won’t be forgotten, so here’s a quick take on today’s movie. Yesterday I… Continue reading

Up for Grabs

Today’s movie is one I came across when I was looking at sports movies back during my Olympic Film Festival. I didn’t use it then because; 1) It’s a documentary. 2) It’s not… Continue reading