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Movie Tally 2012: Salvador (1986)

Movie Tally 2012 – Salvador (1986)

Directed by Oliver Stone

Viewed: 6/24/2012 (On Netflix Instant Watch)

Why is Jim Belushi in this film? James Woods is excellent.

    3.5 out of 5

Movie Tally 2012: Wet Hot American Summer (2001)

Movie Tally 2012 – Wet Hot American Summer (2001)

Directed by David Wain

Viewed: 6/23/2012 (On Netflix Instant Watch)

Enjoyed watching this with a group who had never seen it.

5.0 out of 5

Movie Tally 2012: Rogue River (2012)

Movie Tally 2012Rogue River (2012)

Directed by Jourdan McClure

Viewed: 6/12/2012 (On DVD)

Read my review at College Movie Review.

    1.0 out of 5

Movie Tally 2012: Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted (2012)

Movie Tally 2012 – Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted (2012)

Directed by Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath, and Conrad Vernon

Viewed: 6/1/2012 (@ Regal Gateway Stadium in Austin, TX)

The first two Madagascar films were occasionally chuckle inducing but ultimately forgettable.  It’s surprising then that Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted is the best of the series, taking the finest aspects of the previous films and turning everything up to full throttle.  The action is bigger and the humor more absurd thanks to a fast-paced script from Eric Darnell and Noah Baumbach.

Read the rest of my review at College Movie Review

    3.5 out of 5

Movie Tally 2012: Stray Dog (1949)

Movie Tally 2012Stray Dog (1949)

Directed by Akira Kurosawa

Viewed: 5/22/2012 (On DVD)

Good noir mystery from Kurosawa, might need another watch before I fully appreciate it.

    4.0 out of 5