PAN // NO EXPENSE SPARED

PAN // NO EXPENSE SPARED Whether on the big-screen or the small screen, the media has venerated Scottish writer J.M. Barrie’s classic 1904 play and 1911 novel about a rambunctious boy who refused to grow...

TRANSPORTER // REFUELED

TRANSPORTER // REFUELED Tall, wiry, British actor Ed Skrein resembles the late Hollywood superstar actor James Coburn of the “Our Man Flint” franchise. Not only does Skrein make a suitable substitute for...

NO ESCAPE // SPELLBOUNDING

NO ESCAPE // SPELLBOUNDING Occasionally, life imitates art, even in the cinema. “As Above, So Below” director John Erick Dowdle’s “No Escape,” qualifies as a spellbinding, ‘stranger-in-a-strange...

PIXELS // ANEMIC LAFFER

PIXELS // ANEMIC LAFFER Combine “Independence Day” with “Ghostbusters” and then insert Adam Sandler in another of his immature man-child roles as the hero, and you’ve got the premise of “Mrs....

TED 2 // LIFE

TED 2 // LIFE The last thing Hollywood wants to do is to either insult or offend individuals, groups, races, religions, causes, genders, and ideologies. The refreshing thing about the hilarious teddy bear...