Tag Archives: new movies

New movies: Sweeny Todd, Own the Night

I just watched the trailer for Sweeny Todd and it looks like it is going to be awesome. Admittedly, I have never seen the play version, but have heard good things about it. The movie is directed by Tim Burton, with Johnny Depp and Helene Boman Carter starring. I think they have amazing on-screen chemistry with one another, so it should be a good movie; it comes out around Christmas. In other news, Own the Night comes out tomorrow! I saw the previews for that a few times in the theaters and ... Continue Reading

New movie preview: Across the Universe, RE3, Saw IV

I saw that the new Beatles-inspired movie, Across the Universe, already came out or is coming out this weekend. I saw the trailers for it a while back and it didn't do anything for me. My dad might be interested in seeing it when he finds out that it is inspired by the Beatles, his favourite band on the face of the universe. While I like the Beatles a lot and essentially grew up listening to them, I don't think I am going to be checking this movie out. Here are a few of my reasons. 1. I am not ... Continue Reading

Review: The Simpsons Movie

I just got back from seeing The Simpsons Movie with friends. A lot of people have been giving it some slack in reviews, but I thought it was awesome. An absolute riot. We laughed our asses off; we were probably the loudest ones in the theater! As one might imagine, the Simpsons get into a trouble -- a lot of trouble. The movie tells the story about Homer and his adopted pig, and some environmental hazards which threaten to destroy the entire town of Springfield. Familiar characters from the long-running ... Continue Reading