Posts Tagged ‘alfred molina’
Strange Magic - inside

Strange Magic

"Strange Magic," a passion project of George Lucas, is a lifeless romp through the enchanted forest.
NOAH Inside

Nick’s Top 25 Movies of 2014

From what was an uncannily great year for movies, Nick picks his 25 favorites of 2014.

"Love is Strange" (2014) stars Alfred Molina and John Lithgow.

Love is Strange

"Love is Strange" is like a beautiful yet unfinished painting; an enigmatic character portrait of romance with just enough untouched canvas to feel incomplete.
Monsters University - inside

Monsters University

"Monsters University" features a lot of cool screwy monsters, the estimable vocal talents of Billy Crystal and John Goodman and not much else.

Monsters University - inside

Monsters University

Though clearly inferior to its predecessor, "Monsters University" is still an enjoyable romp with two old, likable chums.
A Whisper to a Roar - inside

A Whisper to a Roar

A powerful and journalistic look at five recent instances of people across the globe rising up against a tyrant, and the corrupting influence of power.



Nick went in with no preconceived notions about Taylor Lautner. He wasn't the only blank slate. He was just the only one not feebly trying to carry a movie.


A wondrously loopy, occasionally psychedelic animated flick starring Johnny Depp as a chameleon, and not just when it comes to the color of his pebbly skin.

the tempest - inside

The Tempest

Prospero becomes Prospera in Julie Taymor's new vision.


A neon-colored, sun-baked fantasia that's part Western spoof and part surrealist jag.

Sorcerers Apprentice inside

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

The movie looks really fun but the script is an absolute mess.
Prince of Persia - inside

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

The question is not so much where did this sun-baked disaster go wrong, but how anyone ever thought it would go right.

The Sorcerer's Apprentice - inside

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

This live-action adaptation of a Mickey Mouse cartoon sounds like a practical joke. But the spell doesn't totally fizzle.

Chris reviews Prince of Persia

"Prince of Persia" features a magic dagger that takes its bearer back in time. I can think of 116 minutes I'd like back.