I never was really good at making these lists, mostly due to the amount of hours, days, months, and years (wait, if I take a year or more doing it I will have missed posting my list for that year so one sees my conundrum with this list thing!) it could ultimately take me in making a list. Of the films I have viewed from this year, these were the films I thought really stood out and I remember liking a great deal. Not everyone is (more…)
As far as action flicks go, they can ultimately be hit or miss with me. Having some really impressive action sequences can make for an incredibly visually appealing experience at first, but then after 90 minutes or more of this, the initial blast of awesomeness starts to wear thin and wane out, in much the same way a fantastically large budgeted summer blockbuster like the latest bastardization in the TRANSFORMERS franchise by “all sensation, zero thought stimulation” Michael Bay does in almost every film he pumps out regularly. The only thing being slung out faster than empty emotional build-up is the millions of dollars that generally make up the budget of any one of his films.
The sequel to the extremely popular (more…)