Movie 411: The Equalizer

Directed by: Antoine Faqua Screenplay by: Richard Wenk (Michael Sloan & Richard Lindhiem wrote for the TV series this movie is based on) Rated: R Release Date: September 26, 2014 The Hook: Former government agent, an early retirement, helping out good people Plot: As mentioned in The Hook, Bob is a government agent (CIA to be exact) who is trying to […]

Movie 411: 87th Oscars, 2015

Wow! What a night! One of the biggest nights in the movie industry. The Oscars. Spoiler Alert: There are Oscar spoilers. Consider yourself warned. Now, I didn’t think I was a fan of award shows, but I can’t seem to tear myself away when I know about them. It’s a bit annoying and a bit […]

Movie 411: Hercules (2014)

Spoiler Alert: There are spoilers. Directed by: Brett Ratner Screenplay by: Ryan Condal and Evan Spiliotopolis Comic written by Steve Moore (Radical Comics) Rated: PG-13 Release Date: July 25, 2014 So, for those of you who missed the most recent Hercules story, this one stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. And this story line is based on […]

Movie 411: Movie series and stuff

Well, I’ve done a Top 5 list for Chick Flicks, here, and I’ve done a Top 5 for Action Flicks, here, and I think it’s about time for another list of things. Let’s go with movie series. I think I better define series. So, to me a movie series is when the franchise has two […]

Movie Junkie 411: The Hundred Foot Journey

Directed by: Lasse Hallstrom Screenplay: Steven Knight, based on a novel by Steven Morais Rated: PG Released: August 8th, 2014 When I first saw this preview, in theaters, the first thought in my head was “Cute.” And cute it was. But I’m getting ahead of myself. Let’s back up. Plot: Basic plot is this India […]

Movie 411: The Librarian, Quest of the Spear

Directed by: Peter Winther Screenplay: David Titcher Rated: Not Rated (TV Movie) Released: December 5, 2014 I remember watching this once, when it debuted on television in 2004. I remember enjoying the story line, thinking it was pretty awesome for it to showcase a librarian as a keeper of magical artifacts and such because, well, I love the library. […]