5 Apr

Evil Dead (2/5)

Evil Dead

Evil Dead By Gairo Cuevas Theater Viewing Count: 1 Rating: 2/5 The Evil Dead has always been one of my favorite horror movies. A lot of die hard fans out there speculated for years if the remake would live up to the original. Well, the wait is over, and did it live up to the original? [...]

14 Dec

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey By Gairo Cuevas Theater Viewing Count: 3 Rating: 4/5 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey brings with it an entirely different tone than its predecessors, which causes you to rapidly realize that no matter the danger; these hilarious heroic characters will keep you laughing throughout their perilous journey (it’s a comforting [...]

21 Nov

Red Dawn (1/5)

Red Dawn

Red Dawn By Gairo Cuevas Theater viewing count: 0 Rating: 1/5 When I was younger, my friends and I used to play war games in the apartment complex I inhabited with my parents. We were all on the cusp of leaving childhood, and entering the awkward stage of puberty-hood (you know, growing up with fur). [...]

21 Nov

Rise of the Guardians (5/5)

Rise of the Guardians

Rise of the Guardians By Gairo Cuevas Theater viewing count: 3 Rating: 5/5 Gone are the days when I believed in kid-fantasy notions of a big red-coated fat guy sliding down chimneys to deliver presents, a loveable bunny who hid creatively colored eggs for my friends and me to find, an affluent fairy leaving money [...]

13 Nov

Skyfall

Skyfall

Skyfall By Daniel Murphy The James Bond series has finally reached 50. Winds of entertainment change and cynicism would surely cease his existence by now, maybe? After viewing the latest adaptation of Ian Fleming’s timeless classic it’s apparent that this baby may still be in his infancy. Director Sam Mendes had an enviable task of [...]

5 Oct

Taken 2 (3/5)

Taken 2

Taken 2 By Gairo Cuevas Theater viewing Count: 1 Rating: 3/5 Taken 2 isn’t a great film, but it’s not a bad film either, so why is it that this mediocre film can fill a large theater room? The dialogue is as inspiring as an Uwe Boll movie, the cinematography is blandish at best, and [...]

28 Sep

Looper (5/5)

Looper

Looper By Gairo Cuevas Theater Viewing Count: 3 Rating 5/5 Time traveling is a fascinating and messy idea. For me, it’s one of my favorite things to think about. I often wonder what my older self would say to me if he were to see me now. Maybe he would shout, “Stop eating so much [...]

28 Sep

Pitch Perfect (5/5)

Pitch Perfect

Pitch Perfect By Gairo Cuevas Theater Viewing Count: 2 Rating: 5/5 There is something adorably refreshing about Pitch Perfect, and that might be due to the fact that the material makes fun of itself all while respecting the genre it’s identifying with. This is not an easy task to accomplish, which is why this comedic [...]

24 Sep

House at the End of the Street (2.5/5)

House at the End of the Street

House at the End of the Street By Gairo Cuevas Theater Viewing Count: 0 Rating: 2.5/5 A brutal murder took place in a small town involving a troubled teen and her parents.  Four years pass, and a mother (Sarah) and daughter (Elissa) move into a house down the street from where the murders took place. [...]

11 Aug

The Campaign (4.5/5)

The Campaign

The Campaign By Gairo Cuevas Theater Viewing Count:  2 Rating: 4.5/5 The very wealthy Motch brothers want to open up a couple of cheap laborious factories in their district; however, with congressman Brady attracting negative press, the brothers support a simple-minded candidate in hopes of completing their master plan. A hilariously lewd campaign transpires between [...]

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