Friday, May 22, 2015

Netflix Instant: Movie & TV Picks - Bike Edition!



We're at that sweet spot for weather in Texas where the shade is cool and the sun is warm which makes it perfect bike-riding weather (at least when it's not raining like crazy). I'm a huge fan of biking around Dallas as it is a deceptively awesome city to explore on 2 wheels. To celebrate this bike-ridin' weather, here's a few movies that feature bikes prominently.

FORBIDDEN EMPIRE Review



FORBIDDEN EMPIRE
Directed by: Oleg Stepchenko.
Written by: Aleksander Karpov, Oleg Stepchenko, story by Nikolai Gogol.
Starring: Jason Flemyng, Andreay Smolyakov, Aleksey Chadov, and Charles Dance. 
Synopsis: When a cartographer goes on an expedition to map the obscure parts of Europe, he comes across a village full of otherworldly creatures. 

GOOD KILL Review- Jonesy's Take




Director: Andrew Niccol
Writer: Andrew Niccol
Starring: Ethan Hawke, January Jones, Bruce Greenwood, and Zoe Kravitz
Synopsis: A drone pilot struggles with the morality of war.

This review originally ran on CentralTrack.com.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

SLOW WEST Review

SLOW WEST
Directed and written by: John Maclean.
Starring: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Michael Fassbender, Caren Pistorius, Ben Mendelsohn.
Synopsis: A 16 year old Scottish boy tries to find his love in America with the help of a jaded bounty hunter.  

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

PITCH PERFECT 2 Review- Jonesy's Take

Director: Elizabeth Banks
Writer: Kay Cannon
Starring: Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, Adam DeVine, Skylar Astin, Keegan-Michael Kay, and Elizabeth Banks

This review originally ran on CentralTrack.com

Monday, May 18, 2015

The Local Haps: May 19th - May 24th



Now that the constant torrential downpour has all but subsided in the Metroplex, the heat has come back in full force. Why not escape the heat with some awesome movie screenings? Check them out after the break! 

Monday, May 11, 2015

The Local Haps: May 11th - May 17th


Yet another light week when it comes to repertory screenings which is fine since there are two huge movies coming out this with MAD MAX: FURY ROAD and PITCH PERFECT 2. Still, if you need to get out of the house and into a dark room filled with strangers, check out the events after the break.