LONG SHOT

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Jonathan Levine Stars: Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen, June Diane Raphael, Bob Odenkirk, O'Shea Jackson, Ravi Patel, Alexander Skarsgard, Andy Serkis, Randall Park, Lisa Kudrow, Tristan D Lalla. Another variation of the formulaic opposites attract romantic comedy, Long Shot pairs the unlikely couple of Seth Rogen and Oscar winner Charlize Theron. Theron plays Charlotte Field, the US Secretary of State and the most powerful woman in the world, and in line to become the first female President of the United States. Rogen plays Continue reading

SNATCHED

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Jonathan Levine Star: Amy Schumer, Goldie Hawn, Wanda Sykes, Joan Cusack, Ike Barinholtz, Tom Bateman, Christopher Meloni, Oscar Jaenada, Bashir Salahuddin, Randall Park. Following her big screen debut in 2015 with Trainwreck, comedian Amy Schumer hits the screen for her second outing. But this time around the results are a little substandard. Emily Middleton (Schumer) is an obnoxious, vulgar and self-obsessed thirtysomething who has basically wasted her life. On the eve of a dream vacation to Ecuador she finds herself dumped Continue reading

WARM BODIES

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Jonathan Levine Stars: Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich, Rob Corddry, Dave Franco. A zombie date movie? A post-apocalyptic love story? Warm Bodies is both, and offers a fresh twist on the familiar cliches of the zombie film at the same time. It has the same appeal to audiences as some of the other great zombie movies like the marvelous British comedy Shaun Of The Dead and George A Romero's classic Night Of The Living Dead. And of course HBO's The Walking Dead has also sparked a renewed interest in all things undead. Warm Continue reading