Archive for April, 2010

Good Rated NC-17 Movies

Monday, April 12, 2010 at 9:20 pm

These good rated NC-17 movies are perfect examples of why the Motion Picture Association of America (or the MPAA) needs an overhaul. While they do keep ambitious politicians off of Hollywood’s back (well, sometimes), they also tend to be about as fickle as a woman trying to choose between Brad Pitt and George Clooney. All […]

Steven Seagal Quotes – Actor Biography

Monday, April 12, 2010 at 8:44 am

Whether you love him or hate him, these Steven Seagal quotes should provide more than a few minutes of reading enjoyment for action fans and the morbidly curious. I’ve also included a number of factoids–enough to constitute a mini actor biography on the (formerly) pony-tailed one. Whether he’s breaking forearms or rockin’ out with his […]

12 Good Suspense Movies

Friday, April 9, 2010 at 4:23 pm

The 12 good suspense movies on this list represent some of the most tension-filled works to ever be projected onto the silver screen. While suspense films often overlap with the thriller genre, both offer viewers a heightened sense of excitement, plenty of life-threatening danger for the heroes, and a tension-filled plot that moves relentlessly towards a […]

Interview with Katrina Hill aka Action Flick Chick

Friday, April 9, 2010 at 12:56 pm

This week’s guest on Critical Juncture is the lovely and talented Katrina Hill, also known by her alter-ego as the Action Flick Chick. In addition to offering news and views on action movies, horror movies, and whatever else strikes her fancy, Katrina is a resident of Dallas–a fact that always scores brownie points with this […]

Good Board Game Movies

Friday, April 9, 2010 at 9:59 am

This list of good board game movies was compiled in recognition of April being National Board Game Month. It wasn’t an easy list to put together, however, as the number of quality films featuring board games is pretty sparse. But expect all that to change in the coming years, because Hasbro has teamed up with […]

Good Nicolas Cage Quotes

Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 5:53 pm

Good Nicolas Cage quotes are easy to find, as the affable actor has been appearing in feature films for nearly three decades. His performances in recent years have grown increasingly outrageous, and his choice in material has become the punchline of many an Internet and late night talk show joke. But regardless of his various […]

Lisa Orgler – Movies and the Masses

Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 1:40 pm

Lisa Orgler is our guest this week on Movies and the Masses, a weekly segment where we discuss cinema with a diverse collection of people from across the Internet. In the past, we’ve interviewed everyone from scientists to sword swallowers, so you just never know what you’re going to get next. Lisa was nice enough […]

10 Good Movies Banned in Canada

Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 9:43 am

These 10 good movies banned in Canada feature either explicit sexual situations or extreme violence. While not for the squeamish, there are a number of cinematic gems included in the bunch, and it’s always fun to see what gets a board of censors riled up. The issue of censorship is still alive and well in […]

Top Hollywood Curses

Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 1:22 pm

The top Hollywood curses spark our imagination and provide all kinds of fodder for the tabloids. Whether we’re talking cursed roles, doomed productions, or even an unlucky family, a number of Hollywood curses have become the stuff of legends. In the following post, I’ve listed a few of the most popular curses to strike down […]

Good Doctor Movies

Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 6:09 pm

Since April 7th is World Health Day, I thought I’d put together this list of good doctor movies. Each of the following films feature physicians struggling against the system or working on innovative–and often dangerous–ways to advance medicine. From foreign classics to a Robin Williams movie not named Patch Adams, this list of good doctor […]