“Maleficent” shines on the fantasy aspect, and definitely is empowering for women. But, it falls short in other areas and Jolie might have picked a better film to signify her return to the silver screen. read more
Today on the Mid-Shift Report: 1:00 Movies you’ve never seen but should have – 2:05 Maya Angelou – 3:20 A Million Ways to Die in the West – 4:05 Celebrity News – 5:00 Upcoming/Weekend Preview
Today on the Mid-Shift Report
Box Office in Review – Oscar Watch: Foxcatcher, Bennett Miller (director) – Julianne Moore (Maps to the Stars). Timothy Spall (Mr. Turner) – Maleficent Preview – Celebrity News: The Clippers bidding war has begun – Kate Middleton dress fiasco – Emma Watson graduates – Out this Weekend
All hail Marvel. “X-Men: Days of Future Pasts” is the third release of the summer and it surpasses all the rest.
Hello Moviegoers! Bryan Singer returns to the franchise and delivers for X-Men. The film serves as a sequel to both “First Class” and “The Last Stand.” Uniting the cast from both films will definitely thrill the fans, but the movie stands on its own as superior. It’s arguably the best film in the X-men film series. read more
“Blended” shows remnants of the Sandler/Barrymore spark, but it seems the duo’s charm has just ran out.
Hello Moviegoers! With the premise of a word/phrase horribly overused in the film, blended, meaning stepmoms, stepdads, and other non-traditional family groupings, it seems the film may attempt to connect with the new kind of family. Unfortunately the movie doesn’t really start until thirty minutes after the tape rolls, and even then it lacks humor, originality, and spark. read more
Who is the most powerful mutant?
Super-powered infused flicks you haven’t seen that you need too.
Sandler/Barrymore Effect – Blended Preview – News: T.I./Mayweather, #YesAllWomen, Kimye Wedding