Tag: Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 2.5

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)

Robert Rodriguez once mentioned that he likes to pace his movies for the video market, expecting viewers to forgo the overall narrative experience and skip…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 5.0

The Wind Rises (2013)

Once upon a time, I asked a girl out to see Spirited Away (2001) with me. In my enthusiasm, I described Miyazaki Hayao as Japan’s…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 4.5

Looper (2012)

Already, critics from the four corners of the Web are comparing Looper to Christopher Nolan’s Inception, which blew all our minds back in 2010. The…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 3.0

Premium Rush (2012)

It’s amazing how much the right casting can elevate a production. Consider the character of Wilee in Premium Rush, a thrill-seeking bike courier who, after…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 4.0

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

It occurs to me that super-heroes don’t have cinematic trilogies. They get a clunky but promising origin tale followed by two sequels, the first of…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 1.5

10 Things I Hate about You (1999)

Please find below ten things I hate about 10 Things I Hate about You. One: the hype. Quite why 10 Things I Hate about You…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 5.0

Inception (2010)

All right, Christopher Nolan, consider my mind blown. I’m picking up pieces of my skull as I’m writing this, certain I’d never seen anything quite…

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