The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Movie Review)
March 20, 2018

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Movie Review)

Two winners? Two people won the Hunger Games! Good? No, not good. The Capitol is pissed off. Before they were just evil and now they are evil and pissed off. What does that mean? Bring back ...

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The Hunger Games (Movie Review)
March 19, 2018

The Hunger Games (Movie Review)

The Games It is some unknown date in the future. Modern civilization was destroyed long ago and the world is very different. If you are not wealthy and powerful(Capitol), you live in one of 12 ...

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Chappie (Movie Review)
March 18, 2018

Chappie (Movie Review)

Why? Why was I programmed to feel pain?! I think Neill Blomkamp movies are great. I like movies that have a lot going on plot-wise and action-wise and also anything with robots and set in the ...

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District 9 (Movie Review)
March 17, 2018

District 9 (Movie Review)

Can’t wait for the sequel Love the District 9 concept: aliens finally arrive here and it turns out that they need our help because something went wrong with their ship. They seem to have ...

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Brian Taylor’s “Mom and Dad” (Movie Review)
October 4, 2017

Brian Taylor’s “Mom and Dad” (Movie Review)

TIFF Exclusive Review by Andrew Helmer A movie like Mom and Dad is a tough sell. It’s a comedic horror movie starring Nicolas Cage and Selma Blair that’s central conceit is about an epidemic ...

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Elysium (Movie Review)
September 30, 2017

Elysium (Movie Review)

A WORLD OF EXTREMES I’ve seen Elysium a few times now and I’m realizing how much Neill Blomkamp tries to make his movies futuristic, but also realistic. Here are my observations: ...

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Terminator Salvation (Movie Review)
September 24, 2017

Terminator Salvation (Movie Review)

A DIFFERENT KIND OF TERMINATOR MOVIE   I’m a big fan of the Terminator world and the concept of time travel in general. In the first 3 Terminator movies, 3 distinct time periods exist; ...

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Terminator 3:  Rise of the Machines (Movie Review)
September 14, 2017

Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (Movie Review)

I waited a long time for Terminator 3 to find out how judgement day happens. So it really didn’t matter to me how they did it – I just wanted some continuation of the story. People ...

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Star Trek: Nemesis (Movie Review)
September 13, 2017

Star Trek: Nemesis (Movie Review)

CLONE WARS   In the final Star Trek: TNG movie, Star Trek: Nemesis, we have yet another madman(yes, it’s Tom Hardy). I realize that movies need villains, but does it always have to be ...

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Star Trek: Insurrection (Movie Review)
May 19, 2017

Star Trek: Insurrection (Movie Review)

THE PLANET OF YOUTH Ah, the fountain of youth. Imagine, finding this mystical fountain, drinking the water and never aging. Maybe you even look a little younger, or feel younger. You live ...

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