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On Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

On Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

Related to Batman: The Animated Series, and preceding Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman, Batman: Mask of the Phantasm is considered the “best big-screen iteration of Batman.” The animated feature does include great storytelling devices, as according to ReelRundown‘s review: Though it’s not just inner conflict that’s at play in this film. It gives the audience a … Continue reading

On Can’t Hardly Wait

On Can’t Hardly Wait

Featuring Lauren Ambrose (In & Out, Torchwood: Miracle Day), Seth Green (Heroes, Austin Powers film series, Idle Hands, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel), Clea DuVall (She’s All That, But I’m a Cheerleader, The Faculty), Donald Faison (Clueless), Selma Blair (In & Out, Cruel Intentions, Legally Blonde), Nicole Bilderback (Bring It On!, Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Leslie Grossman (Popular!, What I Like About You), Sara Rue (Pearl … Continue reading

On Super Mario Bros.

On Super Mario Bros.

Continuing from bad movies like Catwoman is Super Mario Bros., which features Bob Hoskins (Maid in Manhattan, Mermaids, Snow White and the Huntsman), John Leguizamo (Spawn),  Dennis Hopper (Speed), Fisher Stevens (Short Circuit), Lance Henriksen (Aliens, Alien ³), and Dan Castellaneta (The Simpsons, Stargate SG-1). About the only thing good about this movie is a young John Leguizamo. According … Continue reading

On Catwoman

On Catwoman

Featuring Halle Berry (X-Men film series), Lambert Wilson (The Matrix Reloaded, The Matrix Revolutions), Frances Conroy (All-Star Superman, Desperate Housewives), Sharon Stone (Total Recall), Michael Massee (The Amazing Spider-Man film series), Peter Wingfield (Stargate SG-1, Gene Roddenberry’s Andromeda, Smallville, Charmed), Ona Grauer (Elysium, Stargate SG-1, Stargate: Atlantis, Gene Roddenberry’s Andromeda, Smallville, Supernatural, Fringe, Arrow), Peter Williams (Stargate SG-1, The Chronicles of Riddick), … Continue reading

On Ant-Man

On Ant-Man

Featuring Paul Rudd (Clueless), Bobby Cannavale (Will & Grace), and Evangeline Lilly (The Hobbit film series), Ant-Man is a film part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. I hadn’t originally intended to cover this film (Captain America: Civil War), but much like X-Men: The Last Stand, I changed my mind and for good reason – it’s … Continue reading

On Donnie Darko

On Donnie Darko

Featuring Jake Gyllenhaal (October Sky, The Day After Tomorrow, Brokeback Mountain), Patrick Swayze (Point Break), Mary McDonnell (Independence Day), Drew Barrymore (Firestarter, Batman Forever, Scream, Grey Gardens), James Duval (Independence Day), and Beth Grant (The Golden Girls, Angel), Donnie Darko is a cult science fiction film released in 2001, which at the time was scarcely advertised due to the September … Continue reading

On Alien: Resurrection

On Alien: Resurrection

Continuing from Alien, Aliens, and Alien ³ is Alien: Resurrection, which is written by Joss Whedon (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Firefly/Serenity, Dollhouse, The Avengers, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Speed, Roseanne), and serves as the final installment of the original film series. The film features Winona Ryder (Beetlejuice, Mermaids, Edward Scissorhands), and Brad Dourif (The Lord of the Rings: The … Continue reading

On A Nightmare on Elm Street

On A Nightmare on Elm Street

Featuring Johnny Depp (Edward Scissorhands, Pirates of the Caribbean trilogy, The Corpse Bride, Sleepy Hollow, The Ninth Gate, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides), A Nightmare on Elm Street is a slasher film written and directed by Wes Craven (Scream films, Wishmaster), which also serves as Johnny Depp’s film debut. According to the IFC … Continue reading

On Scream 4

On Scream 4

Containing from Scream, Scream 2, and Scream 3 is Scream 4, the final film of the franchise. It features Hayden Panettiere (Heroes), Anna Paquin (X-Men film series), and Kristen Bell (Veronica Mars, Heroes). According to The Nerdist article, “Why Scream 4 Is The Most Underrated Scream Movie“: It’s almost unbelievable that Kevin Williamson and Wes Craven‘s seminal Scream was released … Continue reading