Update feed http://www.listal.com/feed/movies/type:postreview en-us Mon, 22 Sep 2014 02:31:51 GMT Mon, 22 Sep 2014 02:31:51 GMT Listal.com arkkangabriel posted a review of Pain & Gain <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7451923'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/pain-and-gain'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/5567077/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Several media properties compare and contrast details shown in the film and actual events. As David Haglund and Forrest Wickman wrote in blog culture slate, "Browbeat": "The film more or less adheres to a very general outline provided by the length of the novella, of three parts, a number very detai&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7451923'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:48:44 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7451923 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7451923 johanlefourbe posted a review of The Fault in Our Stars <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7451921'>An average movie</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-fault-in-our-stars'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6292449/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Honestly, it is not the kind of movies I would have expected to watch with the filmclub. Indeed, it is a commercial feature adapted from a popular young adult novel so we hardly seemed to be the targeted audience. So, it was definitely a daring choice but, eventually, I thought it was not bad at all&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7451921'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:45:59 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7451921 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7451921 OsamaEx posted a review of The Visitor <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7449351'>Beautiful and Heartwarming.</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-visitor-70431'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/676049/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;It was one of those days where i felt like i should watch an actual drama, drama that makes me feel something, and i'm glad i chose this movie.<br/><br />Although the story is really sad, but i felt so good watching this movie, in fact i didn't want it to end, i don't remember watching a movie befor&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7449351'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 09:57:33 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7449351 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7449351 Joshua "LF" posted a review of The Maze Runner <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447772'>Review of The Maze Runner</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-maze-runner'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6653108/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;To say Maze Runner is derivative would be an understatement. I am well aware that these kinds of accusations are often met with protests like "but Maze Runner came way before other similar YA novels." In this case, that's fair, as James Dashner's The Maze Runner was published one year before The H&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447772'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 01:48:10 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447772 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447772 BAMF posted a review of The Sacrament <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447329'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-sacrament'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/5787361/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;I enjoy Ti West and think he is an underrated horror director. It seems that the main cast all worked together before with each other and with Ti West. It's funny that this is a movie about cults and I'm pretty sure this will only get a cult following and live under the radar. The tone of the film i&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447329'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:53:17 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447329 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447329 Sarah! posted a review of The Scribbler <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447221'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-scribbler'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6112936/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;This was quite a weird film. This is the complete opposite of the writer's previous brilliant effort may I add with Doghouse and this is the complete opposite of that whereas this is focusing on women, who were great in their roles. But the cast should not be the only ones holding the movie together&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447221'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:16:09 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447221 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447221 Sarah! posted a review of Reclaim <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447220'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/reclaim'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/7497452/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Quite a boring affair but interesting storyline at the same time. It's bound to be slow until the last half hour like this was, but it didn't go quick enough, the story folded at certain points. The cast were great along with the direction, but this could have been miles better if it tried.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447220'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:15:57 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447220 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447220 Sarah! posted a review of Space Station 76 <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447217'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/space-station-76'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6701088/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Not great at all out of the last 10 films watched I haven't rated a single one over 2 stars, it's me being picky maybe, but this proves why i'm picky it just was not good at all. What a waste, basically.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447217'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:15:33 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447217 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447217 Sarah! posted a review of Gulliver's Travels <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447213'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/gullivers-travels'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/1397299/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Something rather different, but not good enough. Sorry. Just was really boring, and just rally not funny either. Did not really get what genre the movie was to be quite honest.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447213'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:14:40 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447213 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447213 Sarah! posted a review of Freezer <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447209'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/freezer-2013'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6432406/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Locked in a meat freezer, but my god bored me to tears. Just literally bored me to fucking tears. Cast didn't give anything that I have never actually seen before.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447209'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:13:21 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447209 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447209 Sarah! posted a review of Revolver <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447200'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/revolver'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/83301/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Hello again to the one who plays Tony in Coronation Street, nothing too spectacular. Jason Statham does not do it for me at all, I think he is quite a shit actor.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447200'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:11:32 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447200 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447200 Sarah! posted a review of Semi-Pro <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447198'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/semipro'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/117033/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Just not really funny. It just was sooooooooo boring, the cast didn't even seemed interested in the script, it felt like when they all said their lines it was like 'okay we have to just say it to get money in our back pocket's' which is the truth.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447198'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:11:00 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447198 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447198 Sarah! posted a review of Transformers: Age of Extinction <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447196'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/untitled-transformers-sequel'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6904736/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;It's just a long movie, and what is so 'great' that it has to be that long, you can easily wrap up this action and story in about 1 hour and 45 minutes usually, any film over that time it's hard to hold my interest and that happened.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447196'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:10:45 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447196 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447196 Sarah! posted a review of Hazard Jack <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447191'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/hazard-jack'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/0/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Ouch. Urm. just not really good at all, boring, crap and just should not have actually took the time to be made, but oh well there are some people out there who would do anything to get something out there in the film industry.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447191'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:08:38 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447191 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7447191 johanlefourbe posted a review of Mojave Moon <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446875'>An average movie</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/mojave-moon'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/1907739/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Honestly, I had no idea what to expect from this flick but since I had it on DVD for already more than 2 years, I thought it was really time to finally watch the damned thing. Well, basically, it is one of those movies that some stars make at the beginning of their career and, like everyone, they ha&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446875'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 22:23:22 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446875 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446875 fernando posted a review of The Grand Budapest Hotel <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446775'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-grand-budapest-hotel'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6748809/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;As enchanting and rich in details and 'humanly nechanic' as one of those playful clocks in Eastern Europe churches. ¡What a cast! Each actor enjoys his lines.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446775'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 22:02:41 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446775 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446775 fernando posted a review of The Grand Budapest Hotel <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446776'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-grand-budapest-hotel'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6748809/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;As enchanting and rich in details and 'humanly nechanic' as one of those playful clocks in Eastern Europe churches. ¡What a cast! Each actor enjoys his lines.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446776'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 22:02:41 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446776 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446776 fernando posted a review of Salon Kitty <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446769'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/madam-kitty'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/3756582/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Nazisexploitation at its best, with thriller rythm and plot, 'cabaret' appearance, good cast (Thulin and Berger, the visconti 'dammed' pair).&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446769'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:58:25 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446769 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446769 fernando posted a review of The Outsiders <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446723'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-outsiders-1983'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6198/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Almost Copolla´s "Last picture show", but here there´s more nostalgia than agony or decadence, and some incredible, almost corny twists (the heroism of Maccio, Dillon and Howell). In spite of some repetitions(the brothers embracing too many times), I like the strong relation between all the boys.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446723'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:52:53 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446723 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446723 fernando posted a review of The Girl from Parma <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446695'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-girl-from-parma'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/0/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Lovable unprejudiced Spaak, tied with looser Manfredi, impossible priest Vanni de Maigret, awakening sex instincts in Salvo Randone. A little confusing the 3 time structure, but OK Petrangeli.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446695'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:43:18 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446695 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446695 fernando posted a review of High and Dizzy <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446674'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/high-and-dizzy'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/2428702/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;(In Criterion pack with "The Freshman")A bit whimsical plot, but stunning sequence with the 'walking sleeping' Mildred in the heights.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446674'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:38:55 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446674 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446674 fernando posted a review of An Eastern Westerner <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446634'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/an-eastern-westerner'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/393493/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Good parody of the west, with all that shooting and macho parafernalia. (In "The freshman" Criterion pack)&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446634'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:35:14 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446634 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446634 fernando posted a review of The Marathon <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446629'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-marathon'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/0/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;(In the Criterion pack, with "The freshman"). Disconnectes gags of the little dog, the fights over Bebe Daniels, the disguise as a sister), but it has good pace&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446629'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:33:24 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446629 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446629 fernando posted a review of The Freshman <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446586'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-freshman-1925'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/385427/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Great film for being introduced to Lloyd. The gags have a strong basis of a jerk aspiring to be treated as a popular guy. His jig dancing ann kicking before saluting resumes all. The football at the end is a film inside a film.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446586'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:25:09 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446586 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446586 fernando posted a review of Backlash <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446562'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/backlash-1956'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/162472/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Some dark,no nonsense undertones (Widmark slapping Reed, Barton MacLane being shot) in a liitle confusing and shortened plot. Sturgess is ok with action.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446562'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:20:53 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446562 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7446562 BAMF posted a review of The Scribbler <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7445062'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-scribbler'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6112936/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;The cast is definitely a unique selection. In fact the whole main cast are familiar faces and well known names. So I decided to check this out and see what it had to offer. I noticed that the director also did a movie I quite enjoyed called Breathing Room which gives me hope for this. If you didn't &#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7445062'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 16:47:17 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7445062 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7445062 arkkangabriel posted a review of Django Unchained <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7444986'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/django-unchained'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6647968/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;2012: 2 Oscars: Best Original Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor (Waltz). 5 nominations <br/><br />2012: 2 Golden Globes: Best Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor (Waltz). 5 nominations <br/><br />2012: Critics Choice Awards: Best Original Screenplay. Nominated for best film <br/><br />2012: 2 BA&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7444986'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 16:16:06 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7444986 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7444986 BAMF posted a review of The Homesman <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7441347'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-homesman'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/7500283/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;So this is written, directed, and starring legendary actor Tommy Lee Jones. That being the case with his experience in film this should be something to look out for. This isn't his first bout with directing (Sunset Limited & The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada), but it will probably be his most &#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7441347'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 03:29:58 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7441347 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7441347 glorythatisrob posted a review of Space Station 76 <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7441038'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/space-station-76'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/6701088/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;You might think you're getting into something that maybe similar to Dark Star or Naked Space, but you'll find out that what you thought will be a Retro funny flash back sci/fi comedy turns out to be a sleep inducing piece of disappointment. This whole movie is very strange on a dull level. Jack Plot&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7441038'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 01:27:01 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7441038 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7441038 johanlefourbe posted a review of Toy Story <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7440368'>A classic</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/toy-story'><img src='http://pthumb.lisimg.com/image/5723424/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;So, that's where it all started for Pixar. Of course, Pixar was working on CGI animation for more than a decade but it was their first full length feature, the first time they reached a broad audience. At the time, there was a pretty good buzz about this flick, I was even lucky to see it in the movi&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7440368'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:11:04 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7440368 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/7440368