Posts Tagged ‘nicolas cage’

Movies You Aught Not Watch: Knowing

"Knowing" — an anticlimactic, idiotic leap into M. Night Shyamalan-ian insanity — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 52 worst films of 2000-2009.
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.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: Lord of War

"Lord of War" — Andrew Niccol's lethal satire about gunrunning — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Aaron Johnson, aka “Kick-Ass”

The Yap's Lauren Whalen talks comics, indies and tabloids with the "Kick-Ass" star.


Superhero shenanigans meet satirical snark in this much-anticipated comic caper.
Bad Lieutenant

Coming to DVD April 6

Nicolas Cage and Eva Mendes reunite on DVD this week in "Bad Lieutenant," a dark, cop drama taking place in Katrina ravaged New Orleans.


Heroes of the Zeroes: Adaptation.

"Adaptation." — thrillingly and unpredictably writing itself before your eyes — is the latest in Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Astro Boy

You won't find anything but a mildly-diverting good time with "Astro Boy."


It's hard to play nice with a movie like "G-Force." I realize every kiddie flick cannot be "Finding Nemo." But is "The Rescuers Down Under" aiming too high?


This thriller starring Nicolas Cage slowly ramps up the tension and the stakes, finally morphing into a full-blown disaster epic.