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Review: The Muppets, 2011, dir. James Bobin

Review: The Muppets, 2011, dir. James Bobin


When Jason Segel capitalized on the critical and financial success of his breakout hit Forgetting Sarah Marshall three years ago by securing the green-light to write his own Muppets film, my world stopped turning for a day. Muppets? In the 2010s? And envisioned by a man who not only represents a perfect human foil to everyone’s … Continue reading

Review: Be Kind, Rewind, 2008, dir. Michel Gondry


There’s no witty way to lead into the crux of this review: mad cinematic scientist Michel Gondry can do better than this. Be Kind, Rewind doesn’t wind up an unwatchable and offensive mess, and in fact there’s a great deal of enjoyable content contained within the film’s hour and forty running time, but maybe more … Continue reading