Posts Tagged ‘the film yap’

New to View: Jan. 2

By Bob Bloom The following titles are being released on Tuesday, Jan. 2, unless otherwise noted: Lucky Details: 2017, Magnolia Home Entertainment Rated: Not rated, language The lowdown: Actor John Carroll Lynch’s directorial debut is a valentine and a tribute to its star, Harry Dean Stanton, who died earlier this year. This small, intimate feature […]

Indy Style — December 29

Wrapping up the year "in Style" with Chris' Top 10 list of the best films of 2017!

The Top 10 Films of 2017

Christopher Lloyd gives his take on the best in cinema from 2017, along with those that contended for the list, plus those that underwhelmed.

Hamilton County Goes to the Movies podcast

Christopher Lloyd of The Film Yap guest stars on "Hamilton County Goes to the Movies," a weekly podcast hosted by Larry Lannan and Adam Aasen, to talk about the year in movies.

Netflix Cinema: Bright

Bright is a flawed film that is certainly not Netflix's best original film but is also not their worst. It's a wildly entertaining film that shows Netflix is stepping in the right direction in the Hollywood blockbuster business.

New to View: Dec. 26

By Bob Bloom The following titles are being released on Dec. 26, unless otherwise noted: The Apartment: Limited Edition (Blu-ray) Details: 1960, Arrow Academy Rated: Not rated The lowdown: Billy Wilder’s movie won five Academy Awards, including best picture, best director for Wilder and best original screenplay for Wilder and his writing partner I.A.L. Diamond. […]

Indy Style — December 22

On this holiday-special-long edition, Chris reviews “The Greatest Showman,” “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” “Downsizing,” “All the Money in the World,” “Molly’s Game,” “Pitch Perfect 3,” “Father Figures” plus “Dunkirk” on video.

“Last Jedi” goes for $220 million

Expectations were sky-high for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," but it still beat them with a $220 million weekend haul, $450 million worldwide.