Why is this on TV? The Cougar

The Jeffersons, Good Times, Green Acres, The Cougar. One of these things is not like the others… That’s right, the beloved TV Land has succumb to the pressure of reality television and added The Cougar to its l...

Planet Earth gets Disney-fied!

Everyone who has turned on their TV in the past two years thought the same thing when they saw the trailer for earth— “Hey, isn’t that…Planet Earth?” Why yes, yes it is. Disney has taken footage from the famed ...

The man behind vampire Lincoln

Chris Lukeman has created a movie with quite possibly the greatest premise ever fathomed. To quote the film’s Web site: “The Transient is the story of a homeless vigilante and his case worker, Steve, as they tr...

Observe and Report

I used to be a big fan of Seth Rogen. He was smart, funny, charming and likeable as a character and as himself. I would have preferred to continue liking him, which is why I regret seeing Observe and Report. R...

New town, old plot

As far as romantic comedies go, there are usually some redeeming qualities. A few giggles, some well-timed slapstick, or a sweet love story that pulls you in. New In Town, however, breaks new ground in the genr...

Millions (2004)

If you've grown tired of the standard holiday classics playing on repeat for the entire month of December, then look across the Atlantic for a brilliant little film called Millions. On the cusp of the December ...

Blood is thicker than egg nog

A Christmas Tale, despite its generic title, is likely one of the most unique and complex movies you will ever see. Set in modern day France, the film centers around the legendary Catherine Deneuve, who plays w...