‘THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS’ & other brief studies on raunchy puppets

May 18th, 2018 | Movie News, Poster, Trailers | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic The trailer for the highly-anticipated, FOREVER-gestating film THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS has been released. To say we never thought we'd see this day would mean we would be lying. We thought it would never come (double-entendre intended) and for no other reason than this world showing us we can't have nice things, we're worried that something might prevent it from being released. But now that this red-band trailer has...well.... ...

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Review: In ‘Book Club’ sex can change everything

May 18th, 2018 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Gwen Reyes // Critic BOOK CLUB Rated PG-13, 102 minutes Directed by: Bill Holderman Starring: Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, Mary Steenburgen In Bill Holderman’s charming romantic comedy BOOK CLUB he and co-writer Erin Simms explore how finding just the right book can irrevocably change a group of four friends for the best. And, of course, that book is the same novel that opened the floodgates (pun unintended, but I like it, so it’s staying) ...

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Movie Review: ‘SHOW DOGS’ is ‘TURNER & HOOCH’ meets ‘MISS CONGENIALITY’

May 17th, 2018 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic SHOW DOGS Rated PG, 92 minutes Directed by: Raja Gosnell Starring: Will Arnett, Natasha Lyonne, Ludacris, Alan Cumming, Stanley Tucci, Gabriel Iglesias, RuPaul, Shaquille O'Neal A grizzled, by-the-book FBI agent is forced to partner with a loose cannon NYPD detective in order to solve the case of a nefarious trafficker. This is basically the logline of most classic buddy cop movies we were raised on. The difference is that ...

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