Posts tagged "Tweet Reviews"

Tweet Reviews: Lawless, Raiders, Celeste, Bachelorette, and Oogieloves

LAWLESS.  Mildly entertaining action drama featuring great performances by, no surprise here, Tom Hardy and Jessica Chastain.  There are some pretty ludicrous plot twists to swallow and the story, true as it may be, never really grips you entirely.  *** stars.
This week on Tweet Reviews… Shia LaBeouf shuts up and lets his acting do the talking in Lawless; Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg make you want to root for Celeste and Jesse Forever; Raiders of the Lost Ark gets an amazing IMAX re-release; Bachelorette offers a frustrating Video On Demand viewing experience and tries to... Read more »

Tweet Reviews: Paranorman, Expendables, Timothy Green, Premium Rush

PARANORMAN.  Another stop-motion animated delight from the makers of Coraline.  This is a funny, loving homage to '80s fright flicks.  The perfect introduction to horror for your wee ones.  Best animated movie of the year so far.  **** stars.
This week in Tweet Reviews… Paranorman proves to be one of the best of the year, animated or otherwise; The Expendables 2 shows that the action geezers still got it; The Odd Life of Timothy Green makes viewers reach for their hankies, and their barf bags; and Premium Rush delivers faint, acceptable thrills for the... Read more »