ANNABELLE

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: John R Leonetti Stars: Annabelle Wallis, Ward Horton, Alfre Woodward, Tony Amendola, Brian Howe. The Conjuring was a horror film that had an old fashioned look and feel about it, reminiscent of 70s supernatural flicks like The Amityville Horror, which was more about creating an uneasy atmosphere rather than giving us lots of gore and buckets of blood. And that brand of subtle old school horror works effectively here in Annabelle. The creepy looking, sinister and possessed doll played a small role in The Conjuring, but was deserving of Continue reading

SOUL SURFER

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Sean McNamara Stars: Annasophia Robb, Carrie Underwood, Helen Hunt, Dennis Quaid. From a young age, Bethany Hamilton (Annasophia Robb) had "salt water in her blood." Born into a family of surfers, the teenager was a surfing prodigy destined for greatness until a shark attack left her with only one arm. Based on Hamilton’s own memoir, Soul Surfer deals mainly with her determination to return to the water and compete in surfing trials. When she begins to have doubts, a journey to Thailand in the wake of the devastating tsunami Continue reading