Movie Night: The Wolverine (2013)

Title: The Wolverine Director: James Mangold Writers: Mark Bomback and Scott Frank   In theaters: July 26, 2013 by 20th Century Fox Genre: Action, Fantasy Rating: PG-13 Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Purchase: Amazon DVD | Amazon Instant Video In modern day Japan, Wolverine is out of his depth in an unknown …

At the Movies: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Title: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Director: Ben Stiller Writer: Steven Conrad In theaters: December 25, 2013 from 20th Century Fox Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama Rating: PG Rating: 4 out of 5 stars The Secret Life of Walter Mitty is James Thurber’s classic story of a day-dreamer who escapes his …

At the Movies: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Title: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (The Hobbit #2) Director: Peter Jackson Writers: J.R.R. Tolkien, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Guillermo del Toro, and Peter Jackson In theaters: December 13, 2013 from Warner Brothers Genre: Fantasy, Action-Adventure Rating: PG-13 Rating: 4 out of 5 stars The film continues the adventure …

On DVD: Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters From: Paramount Pictures DVD Release: June 11, 2013 Theater Release Date: January 25, 2013 Category: Action/Adventure, Fantasy MPAA Rating: R Director: Tommy Wirkola Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Purchase: Amazon Fifteen years after a horrific experience in a deceptively inviting ginger bread house, an orphan …

At the Movies: Oz the Great and Powerful

Oz the Great and Powerful From: Walt Disney Pictures Release Date: March 8, 2013 Category: Fantasy Director: Sam Raimi Rating: 3½ out of 5 stars Disney’s fantastical adventure Oz The Great and Powerful, directed by Sam Raimi, imagines the origins of L. Frank Baum’s beloved wizard character. When Oscar Diggs, a …