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  • 300: Rise of an Empire

    300: Rise of an Empire

    ★★★

    After a long week of watching very cerebral, Oscar nominated films, I needed something that was simple, visual stimuli and nothing else. I just wanted to sit in the theater and not have to think from beginning to end. If you are in the same predicament and you need a break from very emotional and story-driven plot lines then this is the movie for you. Plus you learn something: In Greece, 99% of men have full beards, hairless chests and…

  • Apollo 18

    Apollo 18

    ★½

    The phrase "Blair Witch Project in space" comes to mind...

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  • Over the Top

    Over the Top

    ★★★

    Hands down, the best movie about child custody and arm-wrestling that was ever made...

  • Warrior

    Warrior

    ★★½

    Warrior was not a bad movie. However, when you have watched several of the "downtrodden fighters make good" type of movies, you begin to rate them against each other. I have always been a Rocky fan, cheesy as they might be at times. Warrior almost made me feel like I was watching a poorly put together documentary about an MMA tournament that happened to contain two brothers. The fights that occur in the tournament are played out in such a…