Posts Tagged ‘nick rogers’
Formless and fuzzy, "Reality Bites" is a film whose legacy as an encapsulation of an ethos and an era has little to do with the film itself.
Few Coen Brothers films spike the vein of pure pleasure so easily — an irresistible romance, unpredictably riotous comedy & heartfelt hosanna to the common man.
"300" is one of many films this badly wants to be. Move the decimal point three places to the left, and that's about the percentage of good stuff here.
Peter Berg's appropriately harrowing, horrifying and humbling war film only goes Hollywood after running an unshakably exhausting gauntlet of authenticity.
For all of the momentum and promise it shows in the early going, "The Marked Ones" more or less ends up marking time for this franchise's moronic mythology.
A dishonest character choice sets "Scarface" back, but it's still a bleakly funny, compulsively watchable template for the criminal deconstruction of the American Dream.
Nick picks the best, worst and beyond from 2013's cinematic cornucopia.
This look at the making of "Mary Poppins" is the charming confection you expect it might be, but here, spoonfuls of salt make the medicine go down.