Okay I am exactly the wrong person to review Cars 3. Seriously. Cars are not appealing to me, it would be like making an animated universe peopled entirely by tea bags. I’ve used them, I’ve enjoyed using them, but they are not intrinsically interesting to me. Neither is sports, (can’t stand sports movies) which is what the Cars are a metaphor for. It’s a sequel to a movie I didn’t watch. This wasn’t going to be a favourable review. So imagine my surprise – Cars 3 was amazing. It is an example where good writing can make up for almost anything else. Read more
I knew I was going to love this movie before I sat down to watch it. The original Zoolander was so funny that based on the trailer for the new one, I could have written this review beforehand and just filled in the details after. And I was right – Zoolander 2 is all kinds of awesome but did it really live up to the first one? Could it have? Read more
Masterminds is directed by Jared Hess (Napolean Dynamite, Nacho Libre) and stars Zach Galifianakis, Kristen Wiig, Owen Wilson and Jason Sudeikis. The comedy film is based on actual events and is due for theatrical release August 7th.