Cars 3 is One of The Best Movies of The Year. Good Writing Rescues Anything (Review)

Cars 3 is One of The Best Movies of The Year. Good Writing Rescues Anything (Review)

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

Zoolander No. 2 The Magnum Edition Blu-ray Release Date & Details Revealed

Zoolander No. 2 The Magnum Edition Blu-ray Release Date & Details Revealed
[Press Release] Long time no Z. Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson and Will Ferrell reprise their iconic roles in the “ridiculously funny” (Mara Reinstein, Us Weekly) ZOOLANDER NO. 2: THE MAGNUM EDITION, which critics are calling “every bit as good as the original classic” (Gersh Kuntzman, New York Daily News).  The highly anticipated sequel hits the catwalk on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand May 24, 2016 from Paramount Home Media Distribution.  The film arrives fashionably early on Digital HD May 3.

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Zoolander 2: Genuinely Funny but Doesn’t Quite Live Up to The First One [Review]

Zoolander 2: Genuinely Funny but Doesn’t Quite Live Up to The First One [Review]

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