Lists Tag

  |   Staff Picks and Reviews

Raiders at 35

The classic RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK hit theaters 35 years ago this month, June 12, 1981, introducing moviegoers to one of the silver screen's most iconic heroes, archaeologist Indiana Jones. Here are all of Indy's big screen adventures (for now!), as well as a...

Read More
01 June
1
  |   Staff Picks and Reviews

Movie Mutants

It's mutants, mutants, and more mutants in X-MEN: APOCALYPSE, the sixth installment of the X-Men movie franchise. Genetic mutations, whether they come from within or without, can be a tricky proposition at best. Here are ten films featuring mutants of all shapes and sizes, and...

Read More
18 May
3
  |   Staff Picks and Reviews

As Seen on TV

A financial news show is taken hostage--live on the air--in Jodie Foster's MONEY MONSTER. The movies have tended to have a cynical, dismissive--and sometimes scary--view of the rival medium, as these ten films show! Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Broadcast News A Face in the Crowd The King...

Read More
04 May
0
  |   Staff Picks and Reviews

Captain America and Friends

The biggest heroes of the Marvel Cinematic Universe face off in CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR. Jack Kibry and Joe Simon's Sentinel of Liberty is one of Marvel's longest-running characters, and has seen numerous live action adaptations dating back to WWII. Here are a few of...

Read More
27 April
0
  |   Staff Picks and Reviews

A President and a King

Two titanic figures of history improbably cross paths in ELVIS & NIXON (played by Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey). Both men dominated the American cultural landscape for decades--and as these ten films show, there were many, many different ways of portraying the 37th President of...

Read More
13 April
1
  |   Staff Picks and Reviews

The Mighty Jungle

Disney's live-action adaptation of THE JUNGLE BOOK follows the adventures of a little orphan boy raised by animals in the heart of the jungle, a setting Hollywood has used for films of all kinds, from thrillers to sci fi to goofy comedies. Here are a...

Read More
06 April
2
  |   Staff Picks and Reviews

First Person

HARDCORE HENRY is a movie like you've never seen before--and that's because YOU are Hardcore Henry! Movies in First Person are notoriously difficult--if not impossible--to pull off. Here are ten other films that have tried, at least partially, to turn a movie-goer into a movie-doer. Being...

Read More
30 March
3