‘The Bourne Legacy’ Review 6/10

‘The Bourne Legacy’ Review

Release Date: August 10, 2012
Director: Tony Gilroy
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Film Pulse Score: 6/10

How do you continue the Bourne franchise without Jason Bourne?  It’s a question often asked since this fourth film in the

‘The Tall Man’ Review 3.5/10

‘The Tall Man’ Review

Release Date:  August 31, 2012 (Limited)
Showing via OnDemand Platforms:  August 1, 2012
Director:  Pascal Laugier
MPAA Rating:  R
Review: 3.5/10

The Tall Man has an interesting premise, but the film is not well

‘Total Recall’ Review 4.5/10

‘Total Recall’ Review

Release Date: August 3, 2012
Director: Len Wiseman
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Film Pulse Score: 4.5/10

Total Recall is the latest sci-fi/action reboot from director Len Wiseman, the man who brought us Underworld 1 and 2,

BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD Review 10

BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD Review

Beasts of the Southern Wild is a hard film to explain to someone who hasn’t seen it, and an even harder film to describe in a written review. It’s a film that hits every note, and is an amazing achievement for first time director Benh Zeitlin. It is a triumph, and should be considered nothing short of a masterpiece.

‘The Watch’ Review 5/10

‘The Watch’ Review

Release Date: July 27, 2012
Director: Akiva Schaffer
MPAA Rating: R
Film Pulse Score: 5/10

The Watch is the latest R-rated comedy from the director of Hot Rod and Lonely Island group member Akiva Schaffer. 

‘Moonrise Kingdom’ Review 8/10

‘Moonrise Kingdom’ Review

Release Date: June 29, 2012 (Limited)
Director: Wes Anderson
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Film Pulse Score: 8/10

Moonrise Kingdom, the new Wes Anderson film, is everything you’ve heard and could expect.  It is fully symmetrical in

‘The Good Doctor’ Review 2/10

‘The Good Doctor’ Review

Release Date:  August 31, 2012
Showing via OnDemand Platforms:  July 27, 2012
Director:  Lance Daly
MPAA Rating:  PG-13
Film Pulse Score: 2/10

I must admit that before The Good Doctor, I did not remember

‘360’ Review 7.5/10

‘360’ Review

Release Date:  August 3, 2012 (Limited)
Current Showing via OnDemand Platforms
Director:  Fernando Meirelles
MPAA Rating:  R
Film Pulse Score: 7.5/10

Expectations of a film can be uber-high, especially when that film is written

‘To Rome with Love’ Review 6.5/10

‘To Rome with Love’ Review

Release Date: June 22, 2012 (Limited)
Director: Woody Allen
MPAA Rating: R
Film Pulse Score: 6.5/10

Woody Allen, a necessary building block to film culture, has created a name for himself since he started making

‘Savages’ Review 2.5/10

‘Savages’ Review

Release Date: July 6, 2012
Director: Oliver Stone
MPAA Rating: R
Film Pulse Score: 2.5/10

The biggest problem with Oliver Stone’s Savages, is that it wants to be a mediocre film so bad, but just

‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ Review 7.5/10

‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ Review

Release Date: July 3, 2012
Director: Marc Webb
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Film Pulse Score: 7.5/10

With Hollywood rebooting everything in sight, it surprised no one when Sony announced they’d be hitting the reset button on

‘Ted’ Review 7.5/10

‘Ted’ Review

Release Date:  June 29, 2012
Director:  Seth MacFarlane
MPAA Rating:  R
Film Pulse Score:  7.5/10

We knew it would only be a matter of time before “Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane unleashed his talents on film audiences.  His

‘Magic Mike’ Review 7.5/10

‘Magic Mike’ Review

Release Date: June 29, 2012
Director: Steven Soderbergh
MPAA Rating: R
Film Pulse Score: 7.5/10

Director Steven Soderbergh proves once again, that he is not only one of Hollywood’s most diverse filmmakers, but also simply