Update feed http://www.listal.com/feed/movies/type:postreview en-us Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:25:48 GMT Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:25:48 GMT Listal.com william.wtsn posted a review of Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13442206'>Still a Touchstone for Summer Action Films</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/raiders-of-the-lost-ark'><img src='http://i2.lisimg.com/144832/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;This movie is like an old blueprint for summer blockbusters, but it is still wonderfully entertaining. It feels like a comic book movie without actually being one. The hero, Indiana Jones, is a manly guy who gets into fights, dodges booby-traps, and rescues the girl while seeking the mystical super-&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13442206'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:46:57 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13442206 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13442206 Arphahat posted a review of My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441851'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/my-big-fat-greek-wedding'><img src='http://i1.lisimg.com/9690251/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Wow, so amazingly painful, right from the start. Aggravating and annoying behavior masquerading as "comedy". Terrible.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441851'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 04:03:10 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441851 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441851 fernando posted a review of Moonlight <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441453'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/moonlight-2016'><img src='http://i1.lisimg.com/11889601/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Almost mute, inscrutable,main character that, in spite of what his mentor Juan tells him once; goes through life following the design of others. 'Little' is an unresolved man, even virginal as he confesses.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441453'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 02:31:46 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441453 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441453 fernando posted a review of Bleak Street Mon, 20 Feb 2017 02:27:27 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441444 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441444 fernando posted a review of The Second Mother <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441415'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-second-mother'><img src='http://i1.lisimg.com/9720670/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Natural, cálida, divertida, se dicen cosas fuertes de manera suave e inocente. La sumisión de Val y la impertinencia de su hija, el paternalismo hipócrita d ela duela de casa, la libido del dueño, todo es creíble.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441415'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 02:24:04 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441415 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13441415 Deep Análisis posted a review of Jeruzalem <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13440312'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/jeruzalem'><img src='http://i1.lisimg.com/9924680/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Casi media peli en establecer el conflicto con unos personajes soporíferos (Tropos) que se dedican a salir a partuzas y que, a penas, se inmutan al ver sucesos sobrenaturales. Ademas hay tantos plot devices que enferma. Se salva de tener menos nota por la ciudad en si, la cual se dejó grabar con c&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13440312'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sun, 19 Feb 2017 22:36:32 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13440312 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13440312 johanlefourbe posted a review of Silence <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13439367'>A good movie</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/silence-2010'><img src='http://i7.lisimg.com/13355187/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Since I'm a huge of fan of Martin Scorsese, of course, I was really eager to check this flick but there were a couple of things that worried me about this project. First of all, even though Scorsese had announced that he will direct this movie, he kept pushing it indefinitely to release something el&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13439367'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sun, 19 Feb 2017 19:40:33 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13439367 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13439367 Gaku Mega posted a review of Arrival <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13439241'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/story-of-your-life'><img src='http://i7.lisimg.com/11892197/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Arrival, es hermosa, puedo decir sin tener miedo, que es una de las mejores peliculas del 2016, y una gran ejemplo de como hacer una historia compleja, pero digerible para los que no entiendan o se les hace difícil comprender la ciencia ficción en el cine. No les quiero decir nada sobre lo que va &#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13439241'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sun, 19 Feb 2017 19:11:34 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13439241 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13439241 fernando posted a review of Laurence Anyways <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13438771'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/laurence-anyways'><img src='http://i3.lisimg.com/6449003/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Too long but good angle to see the transsexual and transgender drama: what happens to the straight couple when the man turns to be the woman he wants to be.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13438771'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sun, 19 Feb 2017 16:59:00 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13438771 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13438771 fernando posted a review of Detective Story <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13438767'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/detective-story-1951'><img src='http://i6.lisimg.com/4620316/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;A little aged: little clisés and stereotyped little characters among the way, the 'real time' narration is not too real. But a great sad ending. One of the best Douglas.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13438767'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sun, 19 Feb 2017 16:55:56 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13438767 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13438767 BAMF posted a review of Fist Fight <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13436062'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/fist-fight'><img src='http://i9.lisimg.com/12042069/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Notes:<br/><br />*I didn't know anything about this until the trailer came out.<br/><br />*All I knew is that it looked pretty dang funny.<br/><br />*I also figured it was going to have some silly adult humor (which of course it did).<br/><br />*I wasn't sure about Jillian Bell though as I generally&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13436062'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sun, 19 Feb 2017 05:04:00 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13436062 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13436062 Deep Análisis posted a review of John Wick: Chapter Two <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13434274'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/john-wick-2'><img src='http://i5.lisimg.com/13704645/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;John Wick 2 le da una pequeña chispa al mundo de sicarios de la peli y utiliza varios elementos a su favor. Lo que hace mover la historia es algo rebuscado. Sacando eso aparte, la acción es lo mejor que tiene. Reeves está en constante peligro y de ahí salen muchas escenas bien logradas con algo &#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13434274'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:06:50 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13434274 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13434274 johanlefourbe posted a review of Dumb and Dumber To <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13434092'>A bad movie</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/untitled-dumb-dumber-sequel'><img src='http://i6.lisimg.com/7018646/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;I actually saw 'Dumb &amp; Dumber' in the movie theater when it was released 20 years ago but, to be honest, even if I should maybe check it out again after all these years, I really didn't like the damned thing, I have always been amazed that it is pretty much considered as a classic and, in my opi&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13434092'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 18 Feb 2017 20:26:19 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13434092 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13434092 BAMF posted a review of Fences <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13433166'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/fences'><img src='http://i1.lisimg.com/12978260/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Notes:<br/><br />*This is adapted off a play that Denzel Washington (with Viola Davis) was actually in so that's pretty awesome.<br/><br />*The original play in the 1980s had James Earl Jones in the lead!<br/><br />*This is the third film directed by Denzel Washington himself and the first one I wi&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13433166'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:04:18 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13433166 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13433166 johanlefourbe posted a review of Alien: Resurrection <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13431395'>A good movie</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/alien-resurrection-1997'><img src='http://i4.lisimg.com/130474/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;To be honest, I never really understood the general grudge against this movie. I mean, sure, I have to admit it, it was definitely not a masterpiece and it was really not on the same level as 'Alien'  and 'Aliens' but, still, I think it is actually a decent movie and it has always been one of my gu&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13431395'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:07:45 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13431395 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13431395 BAMF posted a review of Logan <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13429643'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/untitled-wolverine-sequel'><img src='http://i1.lisimg.com/12112910/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Notes:<br/><br />*I got to see this for an early screening at my job.<br/><br />*Of course I have been wanting to see this ever since it was announced.<br/><br />*The trailers looked incredible and had a different atmosphere to them reminding me of movies like Mud or Joe.<br/><br />*James Mangold ha&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13429643'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 23:56:24 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13429643 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13429643 BAMF posted a review of Moonlight <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13429344'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/moonlight-2016'><img src='http://i1.lisimg.com/11889601/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Notes:<br/><br />*From the trailer it looked like this would be sort of controversial with it's content.<br/><br />*I wasn't aware that it would end up being nominated for so many awards and be so well received. <br/><br />*It has a pretty interesting and good cast.<br/><br />*I haven't heard of Bar&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13429344'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 22:45:18 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13429344 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13429344 JxSxPx posted a review of The Lobster <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13427408'>The Lobster</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-lobster'><img src='http://i4.lisimg.com/13898974/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Don’t take this as a sign that I disliked The Lobster, but what the fuck was this movie?   Not only is there a ludicrous high concept, but the entire thing is a sick joke about the societal pressures of coupling up and romantic entanglements. The whole thing alternates between deadpan, blacker-&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13427408'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:37:14 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13427408 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13427408 JxSxPx posted a review of Loving <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13426937'>Loving</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/loving-2016'><img src='http://i3.lisimg.com/11497803/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Sure, there are moments in Loving where the prestige format threatens to put the more quiet, lo-fi charms in a strangle hold, but they’re easily forgiven. Loving keeps everything at a simmer, preferring to place the focus on these two very private people instead of the cultural pyrotechnics going &#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13426937'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:30:23 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13426937 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13426937 johanlefourbe posted a review of The Deep Blue Sea <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13424578'>An average movie</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-deep-blue-sea'><img src='http://i5.lisimg.com/2583565/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;To be honest, I had no idea what to expect from this rather obscure feature but since I have a weak spot for Rachel Weisz and Tom Hiddleston, I thought I might as well check it out. Well, eventually, I really had a hard time to care about the damned thing. First of all, this movie was another exampl&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13424578'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:19:45 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13424578 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13424578 cekadidas posted a review of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13423537'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/girl-dragon-tattoo'><img src='http://i8.lisimg.com/3329398/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;I saw the original trilogy of this. The American version pales vastly in comparison. The fact that the sequels were never made is quite telling.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13423537'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:58:26 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13423537 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13423537 Enrique Omar posted a review of The One <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13423346'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/the-one-2001'><img src='http://i4.lisimg.com/132304/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Estúpida, aburrida y aunque posee una historia de inicio atrapante, no supieron distribuírla bien.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13423346'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 21:37:29 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13423346 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13423346 BAMF posted a review of Serendipity <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13418775'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/serendipity'><img src='http://i7.lisimg.com/2857147/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Notes:<br/><br />*So this was the second movie my wife picked for Valentines.<br/><br />*This one actually had an interesting sounding story.<br/><br />*Plus you can't go wrong with Kate Beckinsale and Bridget Moynahan.<br/><br />*The cast is fairly cool although I'm not a huge fan of Eugene Levy or&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13418775'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 03:45:50 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13418775 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13418775 BAMF posted a review of Michael Bolton's Big, Sexy Valentine's Day Special <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13418633'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/michael-boltons-big-sexy-valentines'><img src='http://i2.lisimg.com/13966492/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Notes:<br/><br />*From the trailer alone I knew this was going to be silly.<br/><br />*Of course the title shows this as well.<br/><br />*Michael Bolton is pretty amusing when he plays himself in comedies.<br/><br />*It has a mostly pleasant cast. <br/><br />*Scott Aukerman also wrote but didn't dir&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13418633'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 03:10:07 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13418633 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13418633 johanlefourbe posted a review of Bulletproof <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13416228'>An average movie</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/bulletproof-1996'><img src='http://i4.lisimg.com/248144/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Well, this movie would be one of the rare occasions that Adam Sandler would try something else than his usual (really lame) comedies. And, as usual, every time the guy goes out of his comfort zone, it turned out to be a flop at the box-office. To be honest, I thought it was not so bad after all. I m&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13416228'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:43:03 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13416228 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13416228 Deep Análisis posted a review of iBoy <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407641'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/iboy'><img src='http://i9.lisimg.com/13864139/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Alta mierda. puedo dejar pasar la premisa estúpida aunque se tome enserio, pero ¿Era necesario darle poderes? Onda, el tipo tiene acceso a las weas tecnológicas, no es un Gary Stu tipo Watch Dogs. Se salvó por los escenarios y uso del color para representar la tecnología que tal vez sea yo, per&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407641'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 01:59:11 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407641 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407641 Deep Análisis posted a review of Rango <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407635'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/rango'><img src='http://i9.lisimg.com/1581489/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Amo al director por su combinación perfecta entre acción y comedia. Sabe cuando cambiar de ritmo dependiendo el caso y cuantos personajes deben estar en pantalla sin que se sienta saturado. Además de que hace un juego lindo de cámara en las peleas.&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407635'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 01:56:28 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407635 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407635 Deep Análisis posted a review of John Wick <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407631'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/john-wick'><img src='http://i1.lisimg.com/8234901/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Las coreos se entienden a la perfección, el catalizador del conflicto no es solo manipulación emocional porque tiene su simbología, si es que se le puede llamar así. la cagada es que los extras son re tontos como actores y se dejan pegan 3 tiros sin resistencia, además de que exageran cualquier&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407631'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 01:54:51 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407631 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407631 BAMF posted a review of Underworld: Blood Wars <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407413'></a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/underworld-next-generation'><img src='http://i5.lisimg.com/12985845/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;Notes:<br/><br />*I wasn't even sure they would be making a sequel until I saw the trailer for this.<br/><br />*I'm curious if we are ever going to see Michael again or just get teased.<br/><br />*Hot vampires in black leather are definitely a huge plus.<br/><br />*This is the first film to be direc&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407413'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 01:07:22 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407413 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13407413 JxSxPx posted a review of Lion <p><b><a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13405399'>Lion</a></b></p><p style='color:black;'><a href='http://www.listal.com/movie/lion'><img src='http://i2.lisimg.com/10099582/50full.jpg' style='float: left;margin-right:6px;' /></a>&#8220;With the exception of the ending, by which time the film has earned it and we demand the catharsis, Lion keeps it sentimentality and emotions at a low simmer. It’s a bit refreshing for a film that finds itself as a power player in the Oscar race. I doubt Lion will win much, but it’s quietness, i&#8221; <a href='http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13405399'>read more</a><br class='clearboth' /></p> Mon, 13 Feb 2017 17:13:18 GMT movies http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13405399 http://www.listal.com/viewentry/13405399