Thursday, August 7 2014
When the first scene in a movie has someone arranging refrigerator poetry, it's already out of ideas.
Monday, June 18 2012
Goon, like its protagonist, is harmless dumb fun.
Tuesday, April 3 2012
A minor league hockey team's superstar enforcer, Doug is an embodied contradiction, sensitive and ferocious, smart and stupid.
Wednesday, July 27 2011
Take Me Home Tonight remains as a good example of another film in the '80s-nostalgic, all-in-one-night, John Hughes-esque genre without ever becoming something greater.
Thursday, March 3 2011
Take Me Home Tonight sticks pretty close to the conventions of the genre, while managing to be harmlessly amusing.
Friday, April 15 2011
The translation of the title doesn't just refer to these loveable lunkheads. It refers to the state of arrested adolescence in general, especially the kind centered around leather and loud music.