The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2009 | 4 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM
Someone, the same old suspects show up on this list - cheesy horror films, goofy gross out comedies, and the occasional certified WTF title. Lucky for us, 2009 was no different when it came to culpable schlock.
Part One: September | 7 Sep 2009 // 4:00 PM
Our spread starts off with a collection of cast-offs, creative risks, and the contractually obligated releases. While there may be a substantial helping of something entertaining during this hefty four-week first course, don't be put off by such a portion size. To paraphrase an old saying, too many mediocre movies can definitely spoil the season-ing.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs | 17 Sep 2009 // 10:30 PM
While the plotting runs on autopilot, with a few parent-friendly references to disaster movies of the past, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs also taps repeatedly into appealingly childish fantasies.
Sidekicks Rule! | 8 Nov 2010 // 6:00 AM
Ten examples of cinematic 'second bananas', the glue that holds most superhero/genre efforts together.