Comedy
 
Muppets Most Wanted (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Muppets Most Wanted (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Muppets Most Wanted (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Move Review: Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

It’s not easy being mean, err, I mean green. Actually, I can’t imagine either of them being particularly easy, even though both Constantine and Kermit the Frog carry both of them off as they were. Since 1955 (and more recently ...
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

Wes Anderson’s filmmaking fingerprints are distinctive, to say the least. His delicate touch is visible in every frame of his carefully constructed pictures, as if he’s built each cinematic world entirely with his o...

The Art of the Steal (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Art of the Steal (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Art of the Steal (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Art of the Steal (2013)

Kurt Russell (“Grindhouse: Deathproof”) leads a cast of con men (and a woman), including Jay Baruchel (“This Is the End“), Matt Dillon (“Armored“), Chris Diamantopoulos (“The Three Stoo...
Veronica Mars (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Veronica Mars (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Veronica Mars (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Veronica Mars (2014)

If you were to travel back to the nondescript year of 2004 in your time machine (hopefully of the hot tub variety) and tune into one of those crappy upstart TV stations (the CW in this case) you’d find a little show about a gir...

Cement Suitcase (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Cement Suitcase (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Cement Suitcase (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Cement Suitcase (2013)

It isn’t likely one will recognize any members of the cast of Cement Suitcase, a film written and directed by J. Rick Castaneda (whose resume includes just a few short features, including “Math and Other Problems...
Tammy (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Tammy (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Tammy (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: Tammy (2014)

Melissa McCarthy is back doing what she does best — acting outrageous and profane. Okay, you won’t notice the profane from this first trailer for New Line Cinema’s Tammy but let me assure you, come redband tra...

Cuban Fury (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Cuban Fury (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Cuban Fury (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Cuban Fury (2014)

Cuban Fury is, among other things, the result of a drunken email in which Nick Frost asked his producer if she thought a movie in which he dances would be a good idea. Evidently she did, and so the film came about. It prescribe...
Vampire Academy (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Vampire Academy (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Vampire Academy (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Vampire Academy (2014)

I’m a horror fan who teaches high school English, so a side effect of those combined characteristics is my knowledge of young adult (YA) fiction, and usually the darker stuff at that. I’ve read all of the Harry Potter, Twilight...