Comedy
 
Housebound (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Housebound (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Housebound (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Housebound (2014)

When Kylie Bucknell is sentenced to house arrest for her part in the robbery of an ATM, she thinks that living with her estranged, overbearing mother will be her biggest problems. The noncorporeal resident of the house, however...
Men, Women & Children (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Men, Women & Children (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Men, Women & Children (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Men, Women & Children (2014)

Finally, it’s here, the film not a single person has been waiting for, Men, Women & Children, essentially Jason Reitman’s “Reefer Madness” for the digital age, is a decade late tonally conflicted mess that completely misse...

The Shower (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Shower (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Shower (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Shower (2013)

In The Shower, a group of Los Angeles suburbanites gather for a baby shower, only to find themselves in the middle of a pandemic that appears to change people into roving zombies. Alex Drummond’s directorial debut is amus...
The Boxtrolls (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Boxtrolls (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Boxtrolls (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Boxtrolls (2014)

The distinction between being a monster on the inside and being a monster on the outside is clearly of great interest to the creative minds at stop-motion animation house Laika Entertainment. The dangers of oblivious parenting ...

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)

Alexander (Ed Oxenbould) is not a lucky lad. If anything can go wrong for him it will — and to make matters worse everyone else in his family seems to be having a great time of it. His older brother Anthony (Dylan Minnett...
Big Hero 6 (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Big Hero 6 (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Big Hero 6 (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: Big Hero 6 (2014)

2014 is, apparently, the year for the unconventional hero movie. Marvel struck gold with “Guardians of the Galaxy” this summer and now Walt Disney Animation is bringing Big Hero 6 to theaters this winter. Loosely ba...

Life After Beth (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Life After Beth (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Life After Beth (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Life After Beth (2014)

You can say this about Life After Beth, the indie zombie romantic comedy (zom-rom-com?) by first time director, Jeff Baena: Aubrey Plaza (2012’s “Safety Not Guaranteed”) makes for a great zombie. With her deadpan delivery...
Jake Squared (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Jake Squared (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Jake Squared (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Jake Squared (2013)

The opening sequence of Howard Goldberg’s Jake Squared bears a striking resemblance to Paolo Sorrentino’s modern Italian classic, “The Great Beauty,” however the two films are worlds apart in style and cohesiveness....