Archive for March, 2010

Carrie Rickey – Movie Critic Interviews

Friday, March 26, 2010 at 4:40 pm

On this week’s Critical Juncture, we’re honored to have Carrie Rickey as our guest. Just in case you don’t know, this L.A. native has been the film critic for The Philadelphia Inquirer for the past 21 years. In addition, she also contributes to Entertainment Weekly on a regular basis, and her movie reviews are syndicated [...]

12 Good Spy Movies

Friday, March 26, 2010 at 3:26 pm

If you’re a fan of the James Bond franchise, then these 12 good spy movies should keep you entertained for weeks. Sure, they don’t all feature 007, but they do include plenty of intrigue, close-quarters combat, death-defying stunts, and sexy women with provocative names. So pour yourself a martini (shaken, not stirred), sit back, and [...]

Good Movies to Rent for Kids

Friday, March 26, 2010 at 10:55 am

Finding good movies to rent for kids can often be a difficult prospect. While you’d like to find a film that mixes action and laughs with a sense of wonder, finding something appropriate can take up a lot of time. But worry no more, dear reader, as I’ve sat down and compiled a list of [...]

Good Movies Banned in China

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 7:31 pm

If you’re curious as to what gets the Chinese government all riled up, be sure to check out this list of good movies banned in China. Whether these films speak out about Tibet or promote “superstitions” such as Christianity, they’ve been blacklisted by the Chinese Film Bureau. In some cases, even the directors and stars [...]

Best Feel Good Movies

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 5:07 pm

The best feel good movies will have you cheering and examining the beauty of life by the time the end credits roll. Even male viewers may be moved to tears by a few of these, prompting a trip to the local bar in order to re-establish their masculinity. I’ve put together a list of 10 [...]

Top Grossing Movies 1999

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 1:17 pm

As part of our continuing series on the biggest box office earners of each year, I proudly present the top grossing movies 1999. That’s right, we’re talking about the dawn of the new millennium, and everyone was either heading to the theaters or wearing out their copy of Prince’s 1999. Luckily, Y2K didn’t destroy civilization [...]

Josh Pankow – Movies and the Masses

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 10:30 am

This week’s guest on Movies and the Masses is Josh Pankow, the owner and operator of Atlanta Sports Cards. As you might’ve guessed, they’re based in the Atlanta area and specialize in selling sports trading cards. You can visit their store in Hotlanta, or you can choose to jump online and either purchase something from [...]

10 Good Time Travel Movies

Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 5:35 pm

I put together this list of 10 good time travel movies in honor of this week’s release of Hot Tub Time Machine, a film about four pals who go back to 1985 in an attempted do-over of their lives. Some of the films on this list also feature backwards time travel, but others take a [...]

Good Biopic Movies for Women’s History Month

Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 3:31 pm

This list of good biopic movies for Women’s History Month is in honor of the event currently running from March 1st to the 31st. Dedicated to recognizing the contributions of females in both the past and the present, Women’s History Month slowly came about after International Women’s Day was instituted in the United States in [...]

IMDB Best Movies in the Comedy Genre

Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 11:24 am

This list of the IMDB Best Movies in the Comedy Genre details the top films as voted on by the readers of the Internet Movie Database. The top 50 comedy films are ranked in order, and they’re constantly updated to reflect new releases and varying attitudes in cinema. While the current top 10 listed below [...]