Tag "Movie Review"

Review: ‘Earth to Echo’ is this generation’s ‘ET’…kinda

Inspired by films from the 1980s, Earth to Echo is supposed to be this generation’s ET. What would happen if we found an extraterrestrial today? With the amount of technology

Edge of Tomorrow (video review)

John and Mike take a look at the new Tom Cruise action adventure, Edge of Tomorrow. Based of the “Light Novel”, All You Need is Kill, Tom Cruise’s character finds himself caught in

Review: ‘Transcendence’ fails to transcend into a good film

Transcendence had all the elements to be a great movie. It had top-notch actors (Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany, Morgan Freeman, Cillian Murphy, Kate Mara), an inventive storyline, and an

Review: Muppets Most Wanted

I was a huge fan of the first Muppet movie, and was so excited to see the sequel. Although it did not have Jason Segel and Amy Adams, it held

Movie review: ‘Pompeii’ (spoiler-free)

If you know your history (or have watched Doctor Who‘s ‘The Fire of Pompeii), you know about the city of Pompeii, along with its people, being destroyed by the eruption

The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec Blu-ray Review

Ever since I saw my first Indiana Jones film, I’ve been in love with pulp adventure. There is something so wonderful about intelligent explorers touring the globe in search of

Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction Review

How do you examine the life of a performer with a career spanning over 200 films, especially someone as widely recognized and superbly enigmatic as Harry Dean Stanton? That is

Wreck-It-Ralph Review: a movie for gamers by gamers

The phrase “video game film adaptation” does not generally bring many fond memories for gamers. For years the world of movies and video games have struggled to co-exist with one

Movie Review: Toys in the Attic come to life

Every child grows up leaving their toys stored away someplace – usually in the attic. This is a tale of toys living their peaceful life in the attic away from

Bad Ass movie review

Ever since Machete, Danny Trejo showed the world what many action film fans knew all along, he’s a Bad Ass. In Bad Ass, Danny Trejo plays Frank Vega, a former

NR Podcast – Chronicle review

What would it be like if you and two of your closest friends in high school were given super powers? Would you use them for good, or would you use

Nerd Reactor Podcast – Super 8 Review

One of the highly anticipated movies of the summer is JJ Abram’s love note to Steve Spielberg, Super 8. A group of kids stumble upon a government secret that is