From Paramount and Director Chris Wedge comes the live-action family action sci-fi comedy Monster Trucks! Starring Lucas Till, Jane Levy, Barry Pepper, Rob Lowe, Danny Glover, Thomas Lennon and Frank Whaley, the film hits Blu-ray/DVD today April 11, 2017. Read more
Oh January movies. I always mean to take January off but I went and saw Monster Trucks anyway. It’s directed by Chris Wedge, who directed the Ice Age movies. I have to admit, I am not the ideal audience for this film; it was not made for me. But I’m feeling well disposed to Monster Trucks, despite its flaws, because it had an original premise and completely delivered on it. If you’ve seen the trailer, it’s exactly what is says on the tin – it’s Monster Trucks with Real Monsters.
I was torn between X-Men: Apocalypse and that new Tim Burton Alice movie, but thanks to the folks at Cracked.com for coming up with an After Hours episode that swayed me. I’m glad I went. I was expecting just another in the X-Men series – there have been some fairly mediocre X-Men movies… Maybe it was the abundance of handsome men, maybe it was the amazing special effects, but I found myself really liking this one. I guess I just like the X-Men in general. Read more