PITCH PERFECT 2

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Elizabeth Banks Stars: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, Anna Camp, Alexis Knapp, John Michael Higgins, Elizabeth Banks, Brittany Snow, Katey Sagal, Hana Mae Lee, Skylar Astin, Adam Devine, Ben Platt, Birgitte Hjort Sorenson, Flula Borg, Shawn Carter Paterson, Ester Dean. Pitch Perfect, a feel good film about an all girl a cappella group finding success, was a surprise box office hit in 2012, grossing over $113 million from a modest $17 million budget, so it's not surprising that producers have given us this sequel. What is Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #125

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘While We’re Young,’ ‘The Heckler,’ ‘The Longest Ride,’ ‘The Gunman,’ ‘The Age Of Adaline,’ ‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2,’ and ‘It Follows′ . This episode also contains interviews with Ben Stiller, Scott Eastwood, Britt Robertson, Blake Lively, Harrison Ford, Kevin James, Maika Monroe, Daniel Zovatto and Markos Rounthwaite. We also talk to Richard Todd about Frackman, Chris Houghton about Touch, Dustin Clare and Michelle Joy Lloyd about Sunday, while comedian Miles Continue reading

WHILE WE’RE YOUNG

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Noah Baumbach Stars: Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Adam Driver, Amanda Seyfried, Charles Grodin, Adam Horowitz, Maria Dizzia. "Every generation blames the one before." While We're Young is the latest film from writer/director Noah Baumbach (The Squid And The Whale, etc) and it is a smart, intelligent social satire about generational conflict, mid-life crises, the malaise of middle age, the failure to realise one's full potential, and middle aged soul searching. These are themes that are common to Baumbach, who makes intelligent and sharply Continue reading

THE HECKLER

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Mike Plazzer Stars: Simon Mallory, C J Fortuna, Emily Taheny, Kate Kenkinson, Steve Harrison, Dave Lawson, Luke Christopoulos, Tony Martin. The debut feature film from a film making collective known as the Comedy Cartel, The Heckler is set against the backdrop of the stand up comedy circuit. This is territory that has been explored in superior films like Punch Line, which starred Tom Hanks and Sally Field, and Mike Birbiglia's semi-autobiographical Sleepwalk With Me, etc. Unfortunately this low budget Australian feature is something of a Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #124

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Dior & I,’ ‘Samba,’ ‘A Little Chaos,’ ‘Furious 7 (Fast & Furious 7),’ ‘The Duff,’ ‘Journey To Space (3D),’ ‘'Mommy', The Salt Of The Earth,’ ‘Black Sea’  and ‘x+y′ . This episode also contains interviews with Kate Winslet, Vin Diesel and Jude Law. Also make sure you listen in for your chance to win passes to see a special screening of ‘It Follows’ at Cinema Nova in Melbourne. To listen to the show you can download it for free from our Podcast Channel – Continue reading