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Review – Pacific Rim

In films like Pan's Labyrinth and Hellboy, director Guillermo del Toro has combined visually-compelling monsters with intriguing human characters to tell compelling stories. So it makes sense that del Toro would be inspired by the Japanese kaiju films like Godzilla and Mothra. Del Toro tries his hand

Review – The Way, Way Back

In the summertime, explosion-filled action films like Man of Steel and Pacific Rim reign supreme. And while it is always fun to see Superman and General Zod destroy half of Metropolis in a superpowered fistfight, sometimes it's nice to have a change of pace. Academy Award winners

Review – The Heat

Director Paul Feig turned heads with his 2011 film Bridesmaids, the smash hit comedy that made $169 million domestically. Feig follows that up with The Heat, his take on the classic buddy cop genre, which stars Sandra Bullock as a by-the-book FBI agent and Melissa McCarthy as

Review – World War Z

There certainly is no shortage of zombie movies out there for consumers. So finding a zombie movie that rises above the undead horde of mediocre films is no easy task. Director Marc Forster hopes to separate himself from the pack with World War Z, a new summer

Review – Man of Steel

Marvel has been on a role lately with its successful Avengers, X-Men and Spider-man franchises. DC Comics, on the other hand, can only really hang its hat on its Batman films. They are hoping to fix that with Man of Steel, their attempt at revitalizing the dormant

Review – This Is The End

At this point in their careers, Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg could easily coast through another hilarious stoner comedy. But instead of resting on their laurels, they have decided to swing for the fences with their new comedy This Is The End. The film puts Rogen, Jay

Review – Oz the Great and Powerful (Blu-ray Combo Pack)

Director Sam Raimi looks to expand the Wizard of Oz's mythos with Oz the Great and Powerful, which is essentially an unauthorized prequel to the 1939 Judy Garland film. The film shows how the Wizard of Oz arrived and became the man (or, more precisely, the floating

Review – Fast & Furious 6

Joel Murphy considers Fast Five to be "a breakthrough for the Fast and Furious franchise" by zeroing in on exactly what fans want and delivering on those fronts. It's an utterly ridiculous film that ended up being way more entertaining than it had a right to be.

Review – Star Trek Into Darkness

After months of speculation and hype, Star Trek Into Darkness finally hits theaters. J.J. Abrams' second Star Trek film picks up where the first one left off, while giving the U.S.S. Enterprise a powerful and mysterious villain to square off against - John Harrison (Benedict Cumberbatch). It's

Review – The Great Gatsby

Baz Luhrmann made a name for himself giving bygone eras modern flare in Romeo + Juliet and Moulin Rogue! Luhrmann once again teams up with Romeo + Juliet star Leonardo DiCaprio to adapt F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel The Great Gatsby using Luhrmann's trademark style. Featuring a