Her

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WzV6mXIOVl4 It is truly astonishing how one simple movie can exude as much pure, unabashed warmth and soul as Spike Jonze’s “Her”. A film that—like its larger-than-life characters— uses its ideas on modern relationships to evolve and becomes something entirely bigger than itself: The definitive celluloid embodiment of true love. There are no half-assed moments … Continue reading Her

Iron Man 3

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2CzoSeClcw0 The threequel has evolved into a more feared object than death or Nic Cage’s forehead. Who can forget such duds like “Superman 3,” “Batman Forever,” “Spider-Man 3” or when the thought-provoking “Beethoven” franchise screwed the pooch with “Beethoven’s Third”? (Biting Mr. Johnson’s crotch just didn’t have the same in-your-face attitude that time around). But, … Continue reading Iron Man 3

Star Trek Into Darkness

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r5gdbUC9mWU Throughout the course of a television or film franchise’s career, things can quickly go from ingenious to ridiculous. However sad a period in time like that can be, what’s spectacular is when a visionary can come and bring to light the rebirth of an almost irrelevant series with stunning visuals, a simple story and … Continue reading Star Trek Into Darkness