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Selling Spurlock’s latest film

October 26, 2011 “Star Trek” and “Super 8” director J.J. Abrams told documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock that he “believes in storytelling, not story selling.” Abrams, who shot “Super 8” in Weirton, W.Va. more »»

‘Paranormal’ prequel has got the goods

October 26, 2011 In this prequel to “Paranormal Activity,” the 1980s is the backdrop to the story of sisters Katie and Kristi (Chloe Csengery and Jessica Tyler Brown). more »»

‘Footloose’ review and holiday previews

October 26, 2011 When a city slicker moves to a Texas town of 20,000, he learns that the teens there can’t dance. more »»

‘Contagion’ a totally plausible thriller

September 28, 2011 Preying upon left over recollections of the H1N1 pandemic hysteria, director Steven (“Oceans 13”) Soderbergh crafted “Contagion” into a scientifically plausible viral thrille. more »»

Parker, Pitt, Clooney and a ‘Footloose’ for the 21st Century

September 28, 2011 “I Don’t Know How She Does It” Sarah Jessica Parker plays a woman whose life is a mess in “I Don’t Know How She Does It.” Two kids, a husband and a road warrior investment job. more »»

From Angels to Hellcats, women’s roles in biker flicks

August 31, 2011 Racing on the highway chasing an unfathomable American road dream has placed the motorcyclist in the spotlight since moviemaking began. more »»

Reviews: ‘Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark,’ ‘Colombiana’

August 31, 2011 Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark No serial killer. No simple explanation. No psycho seeking revenge. Here’s a creepy ol’ house flick that elicits squeals of delight and fear from audiences. more »»

Captain America lives up to the hype

July 27, 2011 Back in the days of World War II, Uncle Sam extended the call and young men crammed recruiting offices and enlisted in the Armed Force. more »»

Final ‘Potter’ more than just a movie

July 27, 2011 Mesmerizing its audience, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2” performs movie abracadabra by saving the best for last. Unlike most “franchise” flicks (i. more »»

Wizard wins box office bank

July 27, 2011 Based on results tallied by Box Office, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2” has put the franchise ahead in the raw numbers tally. Potter flicks have amassed $2. more »»

‘Super 8’ an homage to classic Speilberg

June 29, 2011 Special effects had a “wow” crescendo for visual mysteries and surprises until digital developments reinvented visual awesomeness. more »»

Review: ‘Green Lantern’ lacks personality

June 29, 2011 Super heroes soared into blockbuster status when Christopher Reeve took to the sky as “Superman” heralded by an accompanying “you’ll believe a man can fl. more »»

Review: ‘Bad Teacher’ not nearly bad enough

June 29, 2011 By Tony Rutherford Middle school role models inspire students to read, explore, respect elders and laws, and essentially do not challenge authority. more »»

Review: ‘Cars 2’ misses the mark by a mile

June 29, 2011 Anyone who has little kids or is a big kid at heart is familiar with the Pixar film “Cars” — and has most likely memorized lines from the movie by osmosis due to it being in the DVD player constantly. more »»

Getting psyched for summer movies

May 25, 2011 Hollywood’s efforts have been on the flat side lately, but the studios are hyped on their summer releases, explained Curtis McCall, chairman/CEO of Marquee Cinemas. more »»

Review: Latest Scream reboot

April 27, 2011 What’s happening to slasher flicks? They have incorporated torture of the 21st Century and, now, a bit of sleight of eye. more »»

Countdown to ‘Super 8’ and other summer flicks

April 27, 2011 West Virginia film fanatics and moviegoers may be counting down the days until the J.J. Abrams/Steven Spielberg flick, “Super 8” opens in June. more »»

Review: McConaughey’s ‘Lawyer’

March 30, 2011 The Lincoln Lawyer Matthew McConaughey nearly always plays characters that have cocky attitudes, charming-yet-slimy ways of gathering hook-ups and a knack for shaking off waltzes... more »»

No wonderful life for Damon

March 30, 2011 The Adjustment Bureau Call it karma or a twist of fate, but many believe that life’s journey is impacted by forces out of their control. more »»

'Super 8': Feature filmed in West Virginia building buzz

March 30, 2011 Unfortunately, I was not one of the lucky group who received an invitation from Paramount Pictures to a New York City’s Walter Reade Theatre in Lincoln Center. more »»



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