The Hunger Games Movie Review

Gary Ross’ entertaining but ultimately somewhat empty adaptation only skims the surface of Suzanne Collins’ passionate, ferocious and deeply disturbing novel.


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Best Of Netflix: Oscar Snubs

Now that the Academy Awards are over and there were once again losses that should’ve been wins, pay homage to unacknowledged greatness with a look back at some notable Oscar snubs from yesteryear.

The Hunger Games Trailer #2

Another trailer! Every year in the ruins of what was North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its districts to send a boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games, a nationally televised event in which “Tributes” must fight with each other until only one remains. March 23rd, the world will be watching.

The Hunger Games

Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part entertainment, part government intimidation, it’s a nationally televised event in which “Tributes” must fight with one another until one survivor remains.

New On Netflix: Backdraft

Kurt Russell and William Baldwin fight fires and each other in director Ron Howard’s breathtaking special effects extravaganza.

The Hunger Games

The first trailer! Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the Hunger Games are a nationally televised event.

What Movie Should I Watch This Weekend?

The Plight of the Worker, the Mental Patient and the Templar Knight, this weekend is all about recovery from Transformers. Your optons: Horrible Bosses, Zookeeper, The Ward and/or Ironclad.

Best Of Netflix: Great Sex Scenes, Vol. 1

Really, who doesn’t love a good sex scene? Here are a few movies available for instant gratification on Netflix Streaming featuring romps in the hay (or on a train, or in an office, or in a field…) that will get you all hot and bothered.

The Mechanic Movie Review

I usually wait until the final paragraph before finally telling you whether the film I am reviewing is actually good or not. It’s pretty much the number one trick of the trade. This time, however, I can’t hold it back.

Horrible Bosses

Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis, and Charlie Day have the worst bosses (Kevin Spacey, Colin Farrell, Jennifer Aniston) ever, all in different ways. Quitting isn’t an option for any of them, so the they opt for the next best thing: murder(s).