Action
Paul Schrader certainly had it going on in his day. Unfortunately, this isn’t his day. The writer-director of “Dying of the Light” should lay low while this Nicholas Cage spy […]

Hollywood@Home: Dying of the Light

Paul Schrader certainly had it going on in his day. Unfortunately, this isn’t his day. The writer-director of “Dying of the Light” should lay low while this Nicholas Cage spy […]

“No Tears for the Dead” is a nice idea for an action flick that doesn’t quite pan out. And, that’s too bad. The star of the South Korean film (Jang […]

Hollywood@Home: No Tears for the Dead

“No Tears for the Dead” is a nice idea for an action flick that doesn’t quite pan out. And, that’s too bad. The star of the South Korean film (Jang […]

The movie world could use more authentic tales of the American West. They are few and far apart. But, in 2014, one of the best movies you never heard of […]

Hollywood@Home: The Homesman

The movie world could use more authentic tales of the American West. They are few and far apart. But, in 2014, one of the best movies you never heard of […]

Horror
Unless you’re a Miranda Cosgrove fan, you’ve probably never heard of “The Intruders,” a 2015 direct-to-video thriller starring the young singer from “iCarly.” And, despite the relentless clichés, I almost […]

Hollywood@Home: The Intruders

Unless you’re a Miranda Cosgrove fan, you’ve probably never heard of “The Intruders,” a 2015 direct-to-video thriller starring the young singer from “iCarly.” And, despite the relentless clichés, I almost […]

Haunted house clichés are okay with horror movie fans as long as you show us something new as well. Unfortunately, “Altar,” is neither scary nor original. Known in England as […]

Hollywood@Home: Altar

Haunted house clichés are okay with horror movie fans as long as you show us something new as well. Unfortunately, “Altar,” is neither scary nor original. Known in England as […]

The horror anthology, “V/H/S: Viral,” is more than a little disappointing, especially considering the previous installments had a certain crude appeal to fright fans. This time, the short films and […]

Hollywood@Home: V/H/S: Viral

The horror anthology, “V/H/S: Viral,” is more than a little disappointing, especially considering the previous installments had a certain crude appeal to fright fans. This time, the short films and […]

Sci-Fi / Fantasy
“Game of Thrones” is the most-watched HBO series to date, and Season Four is one of the best in the series. That’s despite the difficultly I have declaring one season […]

Hollywood@Home: Game of Thrones-The Complete Fourth Season

“Game of Thrones” is the most-watched HBO series to date, and Season Four is one of the best in the series. That’s despite the difficultly I have declaring one season […]

Japan’s ancient folktale, “The Legend of the Bamboo Cutter,” is blithely transformed into an unforgettable feature-length film by Isao Takahata and Studio Ghibli. “The Tale of the Princess Kaguya” is […]

Hollywood@Home: The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

Japan’s ancient folktale, “The Legend of the Bamboo Cutter,” is blithely transformed into an unforgettable feature-length film by Isao Takahata and Studio Ghibli. “The Tale of the Princess Kaguya” is […]

If a complicated movie plot irritates you, then you may not want to bother with “Predestination.” But, if intriguing science-fiction thrillers make you tick, then “Predestination” may be one of […]

Hollywood@Home: Predestination

If a complicated movie plot irritates you, then you may not want to bother with “Predestination.” But, if intriguing science-fiction thrillers make you tick, then “Predestination” may be one of […]