Tag "Mark Pacis Movie Reviews"

The LEGO Movie Review

When it was first announced that a full-length feature film would be made about LEGOs, the majority’s reaction was “Wait, why?” Nowadays, studios are looking to create franchises out of

Turbo – Blu-ray Review

Children’s animated films are starting to become a guaranteed moneymaker for studios. This summer we were treated to multiple children’s films, including DreamWorks’ summer submission, Turbo. In Turbo, the film follows

Thor: The Dark World Review

No one can deny that Marvel is on top of the world right now, with seemingly every major studio set to follow in their footsteps and create a cohesive cinematic

Gravity Review

A joint review by Mark Pacis and Holly Amos Our species’ fascination with space is not a new concept. As children, many of us dream of becoming an astronaut. As

Prisoners Review

How far would you go to protect your family? Would you sacrifice your morality? Your humanity? These are the types of questions asked in Prisoners, Denis Villeneuve’s haunting crime thriller

From Up On Poppy Hill – Blu-ray Review

Before we start, let me tell you that I’ve never been a fan of Studio Ghibli films. I’ve watched Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, and Howl’s Moving Castle with each film getting a resounding “meh”

Jobs Review

Love him or hate him, Steve Jobs was a major influence in modern technological products today. While people debate that a lot of his ideas were stolen from others, people

Oblivion – Blu-ray Review

Joseph Kosinski’s Oblivion has been talked about as a film ever since Tron: Legacy has been released. First, it was a pitched as a graphic novel that never really became

21 & Over – Blu-ray Review

Now I can get pretty skeptical when it comes to college comedies. It can be either a hit or a miss, and from some of the footage I’ve seen I

Enter The Dragon Ultimate Collector’s Edition – Blu-ray Review

Forty years after his untimely death, Bruce Lee remains one of the best martial artists in all of film history. His final film Enter the Dragon has stood the test of time as

Iron Man 3 Review

Tony Stark is back and better than ever! Well no, not really, not in Shane Black’s Iron Man 3 anyways. Tony Stark goes through the ringer in the third installment

Iron Man: Rise of Technovore – DVD Review

In the 50 years of Iron Man’s existence there have been times that the armored avenger’s storyline can be at its peak or at it’s lowest. Iron Man for the

Oz the Great and Powerful Review

When the first concept art for Oz the Great and Powerful first premiered two years ago at D23 I was instantly excited, primarily because of the cast and director that’s

Beautiful Creatures Review

When the first Beautiful Creatures trailer hit the web a few months ago, many dismissed the project as another Twilight rehash – Twilight with witches. As someone unfamiliar with Twilight

End of Watch – Blu-ray Review

I’ll admit I never was looking forward to watching End of Watch, but with the majority of people out there giving the movie rave reviews I had to check it

Tai Chi Zero – Blu-ray Review

When I first heard of Tai Chi Zero was last September, and I was amazed by the concept of a steampunk Chinese kung-fu movie. The pairing seemed so unconventional, yet

Gangster Squad Review

Welcome to Los Angeles. Those are great words to hear when you’re visiting my great city now, but back in 1949 that wasn’t the case. Enter Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn), an

Wu Dang – Blu-ray Review

I’ve been a fan of martial arts films for a long time. Once Upon a Time in China, Iron Monkey, Fist of Legend, Drunken Master II, Enter the Dragon are all

The Dark Knight Rises – Blu-ray Review

Here it is folks one of the OTHER most highly anticipated movie this year is finally comes home on Blu-ray. While I personally really disliked this movie, I can’t help

Skyfall Review

James Bond is back! In more ways than one, this statement holds true. You see because of the financial struggles of MGM, and we haven’t had a James Bond film