An assortment of completely different films enter the box office race this weekend, all itching to take down those apes before they rise up to number one again. Critics are already buzzing that Final Destination 5 is the best installment since Final Destination 2, which sounds kinda weird saying, but it’s a horror sequel so you’ll take what you can get. Meanwhile 30 Minutes
Truth be told, it was a film that no one really expected to be good. Our last recollection of the Planet of the Apes franchise was a poorly made Tim Burton remake starring Mark Wahlberg that earned a lot of money, sure, but just didn’t take the franchise to a new level. However, sometimes when you go into a film with low expectations that’s… Continue reading Weekend Chatter: What Did You Think of Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Now that the Harry Potter franchise has officially come to an end on the big screen (stop crying, you know they’ll find a way to start remaking each film in five years from now), we want to know what you thought. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 is bound to break box office records this weekend (it’s already well on its way), and… Continue reading Weekend Chatter: What Did You Think of 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2'
This weekend is all about the comedies — sort of the quiet before the Harry Potter storm — but that doesn’t mean they don’t deserve any more love than, say, some summer blockbuster behemoth like Transformers: Dark of the Moon. This week it’s all about Horrible Bosses and Zookeeper, two completely different comedies that may or may not be after the same audience (it’s hard to… Continue reading Weekend Chatter: What Did You Think of 'Horrible Bosses' and 'Zookeeper'?