Quentin Tarantino’s Top 20 Films of 2010

     January 2, 2011

As we enter 2011, Quentin Tarantino has revealed his top ten films of 2010.  The list includes the usual suspects (Toy Story 3, The Social Network) along with some fun surprises like Tangled and, shall we say “peculiar” surprises like …

KNIGHT AND DAY Blu-ray Review

     February 6, 2015

Tom Cruise is a movie star, still, but only just. He of couch jumping and scientology fame went from being the definitive American leading man into a subject of parody – partly of his own making. All stars eventually go …

Tom Cruise Gets Up-front Pay-cut for MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 4

     August 5, 2010

The disappointing box office for Knight and Day ($74 million domestic; $190 million worldwide) has led Paramount to cut Tom Cruise’s up-front salary for Mission: Impossible 4.  Vulture reports that Cruise has “agreed to be paid ‘scale’ (that is, Screen …

KNIGHT AND DAY Review

     July 30, 2010

It’s amazing what you can do with charisma.  It can elevate a mediocre movie to greatness and elevate a bad movie to mediocrity.  Knight and Day is a case of the latter.  The film’s overly-long, paper-thin plot and misogynistic undertones …