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  • John Wick: Chapter 2

    John Wick: Chapter 2

    ★★★½

    Maybe.... maybe I should've watched the first one in advance? But with a last-minute decision to go see this, and having missed our chance at seeing Lego Batman, we rushed from dinner and made it just in time to watch Keanu in action - and with a LOT of shotgun blasts!! (I guess I should've looked at the poster in advance too..)

    Keanu returns as John Wick, a recently retired hitman looking to stay away from the scene - after…

  • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

    Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

    ★★½

    Tom Cruise runs a lot in this movie.... I mean, what more can ya ask for?

    Well, an interesting story for starters. This was pretty dull as far as spy thrillers go - even Cruise himself seemed tired throughout the whole thing. Cobie Smulders as the framed Major Turner was feeling like an Emily Blunt stand-in throughout most of this, but showed a necessary authoritative side that I couldn't see Blunt pulling off so effectively. Danika Yarosh as the 15…

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  • Casablanca

    Casablanca

    ★★★★★

    I hope everybody here has that one movie where you can put on at any time, and get a huge smile across your face. It's the definition of entertainment at the movies for me. No matter how many times I watch it, it will never get old, grow tiresome, or run its' course. From Rick's signature introduction all the way to that classic scene on the runway, this is a beautiful friendship that will not end any time soon.

    Set…

  • Oldboy

    Oldboy

    ★★★★½

    Holy sh*t what an experience.

    This was an excellent revenge film with some noir elements to boot. With plenty of style, a twisting complex plot, and great acting - this one keeps you glued to the screen from beginning to end. It was beautiful on all counts and really makes me want to see this on blu-ray. With the Canadian edition of Park's "revenge" trilogy on sale at the moment, I see no reason not to check out his other…