Posts tagged "sequels"

Moovie Revew: Dumb and Dumber To

Moovie Revew: Dumb and Dumber To
DUMB AND DUMBER TO Genre: Comedy Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 109 mins. Premise: Picking up 20 years later, Harry (Jeff Daniels) is in need of a kidney transplant and conveniently finds out he’s the biological father of a teenage daughter, so he and Lloyd (Jim Carrey) hit the road to track down the daughter. Behind-the-Scenes: Writer-Directors Bobby... Read more »

Delayed Gratification: Which Movie Sequels Are Worth the Wait?

Delayed Gratification: Which Movie Sequels Are Worth the Wait?
This Friday, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For hits theaters as the last big “hurrah” of summer 2014.  I say “hurrah” with a heap of sarcasm, however, because it feels like ages since the first Sin City came out.  It’s almost an idea past its prime.  Oh sure, I was as big a fan... Read more »

15 Movie Sequels That Make You (Almost) Hate The Original

15 Movie Sequels That Make You (Almost) Hate The Original
When a movie comes out that is universally beloved, everyone always wants a sequel.  It’s a natural human tendency.  We like something, we want more of it.  But sequels are a tricky beast.  Sure, it’s easy to knock them.  Cries of “the original was better!” are frequently heard.  The best sequels are those that take... Read more »
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Movie Review - The Hangover Part II (*1/2)

THE HANGOVER PART II.  102 mins.  R.  Directed by Todd Phillips.  Written by Craig Mazin & Scot Armstrong & Todd Phillips. How’s that line go?  ”Second verse, same as the first.”  Welcome to The Hangover Part II, folks.  Just last week, in my Pirates 4 review, I discussed one of my least favorite types of sequels:... Read more »