Posts Tagged ‘Tim Burton’

  • Best of its Ilk

    Mar 26, 13 • 363 Views • ARTSY SMARTSY, FilmNo Comments

    Jack the Giant Slayer Starring Elanor Tomlinson, Nicholas Hout and Ewan McGregor Disappointment set in with “Oz the Great and Powerful.” It felt like a real missed opportunity for something grand, epic and fun. Part of my complaint came from big-budget,...

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    Surprise of the Summer

    Aug 16, 11 • 183 Views • ARTSY SMARTSY, FilmNo Comments

    Rise of the Planet of the Apes Starring James Franco, Andy Serkis and Freida Pinto Iwas hoping the “Planet of the Apes” series would get a proper reboot. My hopes were kicked square in the ball sack by Tim Burton’s putrid, downright laughable 2001...

  • Fun for Summer:

    May 17, 11 • 160 Views • ARTSY SMARTSY, Film1 Comment

    Thor Starring Natalie Portman, Anthony Hopkins and Chris Hemsworth Comic book movies are a difficult proposition. There’s something inherently vexing about taking someone with extraordinary powers who jumps around in fancy underpants and making it work on...