Ford and Keaton crackle and snap in TV satire.
A script by Aline Brosh McKenna (who wrote The Devil Wears Prada and 27 Dresses), a proven director in Roger Michell (Notting Hill), veterans Harrison Ford and Diane Keaton and rising star Rachel McAdams, all bundled up in a satire of American...
A love letter to small-town bonding.
The suburban world of Second Hand Wedding is sweet and kind and very, very nice. No matter the problem it can be solved with a few kind words and a cuppa tea; it’s the kind of picture marketeers once called 'heart-warming’. Shot on the Kapiti...
C grade B pic.
Stuntman Mike: How do you think they accomplish that? Pam: CGI? Stuntman Mike: Well, nowadays unfortunately you're right more often than not. But back in the all or nothing days, the Vanishing Point days, the Dirty Mary Crazy Larry days, the...
Sci-fi mish-mash suffers by comparison to its cult origins.
Let’s get the Alien stuff out of the way first. In Prometheus, Walter Hill, Ronald Shusett and the long-dead Dan O’Bannon are all given credits, part of Jerry Goldsmith’s score is used and the organic/mechanic shapes of H.R Giger’s sculptures and...
Big kid comes home in cynical small-town comedy.
Director Jason Reitman and writer Diablo Cody, the creative core that made Juno a voice for the disillusioned wise-arse in us all, reteam for a far more pessimistic and whole lot less funny view of a woman-on-the-outer with their follow-up effort...