Charlie St. Cloud (2010)

7/10 A movie is sometimes only as good as the leading stars. The reason why Charlie St. Cloud is a decent movie is because Zac Efron is a believable guy to go from a hot-shot with a future to a loner who sees dead people. Of course I’m sucker for romance so I was drawn … More Charlie St. Cloud (2010)

Date Night (2010)

2/10 People have told me that Movie 43 is just a terrible movie. I find that surprising considering the amount of talented people in the cast. It would be extremely hard to believe, but Date Night has an amazing ensemble of comedic actors and actresses who just don’t bring the laughs. I think I seriously … More Date Night (2010)

The Fighter (2010)

7/10 Boxing movies usually focus on rags to riches kind of stories, focusing on guys who struggle to make it to the top. The Fighter is a true story about a guy who can’t escape his brother’s shadow despite the tarnish legacy he has. Mark Wahlberg is good here, but not great, and is outshined … More The Fighter (2010)

Burlesque (2010)

7/10 My girlfriend deserves credit for introducing me to many movies I’d never give a chance to and Burlesque is one of them. Just when I thought I couldn’t enjoy such a film, Christian Aguilera bursts out in song and really packs an emotional punch into the story with just her voice. As crazy as … More Burlesque (2010)

Flipped (2010)

Thank you to Rob over at MovieRob for showcasing Rob Reiner’s work on his website and for letting me contribute a few reviews. release date: 27 August 2010 (Canada) run time: 90 mins rated: PG considered: Comedy, Drama, Romance director: Rob Reiner starring: Madeline Carroll, Callan McAuliffe, Rebecca De Mornay, Anthony Edwards, John Mahoney, Penelope Ann Miller, Aidan Quinn, Kevin Weisman, Morgan Lily, … More Flipped (2010)

Gunless (2010)

run time: 89 mins rated: PG considered: Action, Comedy, Drama director: William Phillips starring: Paul Gross, Sienna Guillory, Dustin Milligan, Tyler Man, Callum Keith Rennie, Graham Greene, Jay Brazeau, Michael Eklund, Alex Zahara, Jody Raciot, Shawn Campbell, Paul Coeur, Melody B. Choi, Tseng Chang, Laura Bertram movie summary: The Montana Kid/Sean Rafferty (Paul Gross) is … More Gunless (2010)

Iron Man 2 (2010)

run time: 124 mins rated: PG considered: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi director: Jon Favreau starring: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell, Mickey Rourke, Samuel L. Jackson, Clark Gregg, John Slattery, Garry Shandling, Paul Bettany, Kate Mara, Leslie Bibb, Jon Favreau movie summary: The world knows that Tony Starks (Robert Downey Jr.) … More Iron Man 2 (2010)

The Town (2010)

run time: 125 mins rated: R considered: Crime, Drama, Thriller director: Ben Affleck starring: Ben Affleck, Rebecca Hall, Jon Hamm, Jeremy Renner, Blake Lively, Slaine, Owen Burker, Titus Welliver, Pete Postlethwaite, Chris Cooper, Dennis McLaughlin, Corena Chase, Brian Scannell, Kerri Dunbar, Tony V. movie summary: Every major city has a suburb that outsiders would never … More The Town (2010)