“Ghostbusters” Reboot May Feature an All-Female Leading Cast

Ghostbusters

It's been a long wait, but it looks as if the Ghostbusters franchise will actually be coming back to movie screens--with a slight twist.  According to the Hollywood Reporter, Paul Feig (Bridesmaids, The Heat) is the current front-runner tapped by Sony Pictures to direct the next installment, and it may feature an all-female Ghostbusting team. The gender-swap will be an interesting take on the franchise if it actually happens, though it's not exactly that jarring of an idea.  The Ghostbusters … [Read more...]

Review: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

guardians of the galaxy

Directed By: James Gunn Written By: James Gunn, Nicole Perlman Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel MPAA: PG-13 I'm getting tired of comic book movies. It's just that so many of them them tend to follow a specific pattern, the "Marvel" formula, if you will, and are becoming more and more unsurprising with every next inevitable installment.  Bad guys want something, good guys try to stop them.  Bad guys get the thing, good guys stop them.  Cue … [Read more...]

“Hot Tub Time Machine 2” Trailer Brings Paradox (NSFW)

Hot Tub Time Machine 2

Time travel is awesome.  It's also ridiculous.  You know it, I know it, and the ragtag team of fools from Hot Tub Time Machine know it.  It was only a matter of--ahem--time before we got a sequel to the 2010 sci-fi comedy, and here's a red band trailer to prove it really exists.  And it's actually happening.  Or it's going to happen.  Or it already happened.  Whoa. Note: Red Band Trailer mean NSFW!  Proceed with caution.  Check it out after the break. Hot Tub Time Machine 2 Red Band … [Read more...]

10 Family Friendly Sci-Fi Movies that Kids Will Love

10 Family Friendly Sci-Fi Movies that Kids Will Love

Kids are an impressionable bunch, so it's important to get their "subjective" movie tastes in proper order with a healthy serving of family friendly sci-fi!  Sounds like a killer plan right?  It is, but you have two distinct obstacles to overcome.  Problem number one: kids aren't stupid, and they'll recognize a ball cheese for what it is...a ball of cheese.  Children of the 1970s and 1980s are more forgiving with family movies that came out around their respective time period.  Kids these days, … [Read more...]

Review: The Host (2006)

The Host (2006)

Directed By: Bong Joon-ho Written By: Baek Chul-hyun, Bong Joon-ho Starring: Song Kang-ho, Byun Hee-bong, Park Hae-il, Bae Doona, Go Ah-sung MPAA: Rated R Review: 4/4 It begins in classic fashion: an American military scientist stationed in South Korea unwisely breaks protocol by contaminating the Han River with formaldehyde.  A few years later, two fishermen discover a small, mutated creature swimming around them.  They attempt to catch it, but the mutant gets away. Some time after … [Read more...]