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‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’: Good acting doesn’t make up for plot holes

By ADAM KNAEBEL Reporter This is a movie that a great number of people have been waiting to see for a long time. It’s the first time since 2013’s “Man…

‘Deadpool’ The merc with a mouth

By ADAM KNAEBEL Reporter Action? Comedy? Marvel? Fourth wall breaks? Count me in. These were the thoughts going through my mind a little over a year ago when the test…

Mockingjay: Part II review

By ADAM KNAEBEL Reporter The latest installment in the trend of making a movie a “two parter” is the last film in the Hunger Games series, “Mockingjay Part II.” Jennifer…

“The World’s End” a solid addition to Pegg, Frost films

  By ANDREW LINK (digitalBURG) – There should be a little instinctual revulsion at the idea of a film about adults looking back on their youth with fondness made by…

‘Kick-Ass 2’ “not fantastic like the first”

By ANDREW LINK (digitalBURG) — Before we dive in, two things. First, stay through the credits. Second, I want to preface the statement I’m about to make by saying that…

‘Elysium:’ a well-paced action adventure

By ANDREW LINK (digitalBURG) — Matt Damon and Jodie Foster need no introductions, which is always something that should make a viewer wary of poor writing and production. It’s a…

‘2 Guns’: great cinematography, terrible screenplay

By ANDREW LINK (digitalBURG) — It’s probably unfair to expect much out of a movie when the director got his degree from a drama school in Iceland (sorry, Baltasar Kormákur).…

‘Wolverine,’ a summer movie that finally delivers

By ANDREW LINK (digitalBURG) — Marvel promised a different type of superhero movie with “The Wolverine” and made some giant leaps toward fulfilling this promise. It’s easy to forget that…

‘R.I.P.D.’: another forced summer film

By ANDREW LINK (digitalBURG) — Ryan Reynolds just can’t seem to catch a break in Hollywood. I’ve always thought of him as a male Tara Reid since they seemed to…

‘Pacific Rim’ has ‘amazing 3D effects,’ but little else to dazzle

By ANDREW LINK (digitalBURG) — “Go big or go extinct” is the tagline for “Pacific Rim,” and it certainly goes big with its star-studded cast. You’re sure to recognize most…

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