Category: 80’s TO DATE

Due Date [2010]

Disappointing (to say the least) road comedy about a father to be Peter Highman (Robert Downey Jr.) who finds himself hitching a ride with a wannabe actor Ethan Chase (Zack Galifianakis) in order to make it on time to his son’s birth. Peter is a serious kind of […]

Saw VII [2010]

Seventh installment in this endless series (will this finally be the end of Jigsaw?) has more traps, more blood but less logic than all the others. Jigsaw’s legacy is still alive, and it’s up to a new detective to put an end to all those gruesome killings. Meanwhile, a group of […]

The Kids Are All Right [2010]

Nic and Jules (Julianne Moore and Annette Bening) are in a long term, loving relationship. They both share two teenaged children, Joni and Laser. Nic is Joni’s biological mother, while Jules is Laser’s biological mom. The 2 children also share the same unknown sperm donor. On her 18th birthday, […]

Gran Torino [2008]

I’ve always been a sucker for Clint Eastwood’s movies. From the spaghetti trilogy to “Dirty Harry”, this guy never ceased to amaze me. And now at 80, he’s never been better. In Gran Torino, he plays a lonely old man whose wife just died. His neighbours are asians […]

Clerks [1994]

Clever movie from director Kevin Smith (his directorial debut) about the lives of two store clerks named Dante and Randall. Dante gets called in on his day off, and once there, he finds himself dealing with multiple problems: his ex girlfriend (whom he still loves) is getting married, his […]

Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire [2005]

As Harry Potter is about to start his fourth year at Hogwarts, he finds himself selected to compete in the Triwizard tournament in which students from 3 schools participate in a series of challenging contests. Meanwhile, Voldemort’s death eaters are gaining strength, giving evidence that the Dark Lord is ready […]

Disney’s A Christmas Carol [2009]

Elegant re-telling of Charles Dickens’s beloved story “A Christmas Carol” starring Jim Carrey as Ebenezer Scrooge, the man who is visited by 3 ghosts  (all are played by Carrey aswell) on christmas eve, and is taken on a journey of self redemption. They reveal to him his own miserable […]

Fanboys [2009]

Set in 1998 (or a long long time ago), a group of Star Wars fans decide to break into Georges Lucas’s ranch and steal an early copy of  “Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace” so their sick friend can see it before he dies. Filled  with pop culture […]