Archive for August, 2014

‘As Above, So Below’ gets it half right – ‘As Above, So Below’ refers to an alchemist symbol, but its divergent meaning could just as simply describe the narrative structure. http://ow.ly/2MH6it

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‘The F Word’ stands for fantastic – ‘The F Word’s Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan are the most charming, down-to-Earth on-screen couple to appear in recent years. http://ow.ly/2MrNLK

Everyone wants to be ‘Frank’ – ‘Frank’ is the captivating portrait of a unique singer who leads his band’s unusual creative process from the inside of a huge, fake head. http://ow.ly/2LXULo

‘The Expendables 3’ learns younger is not always better – For viewers who enjoyed the first two films, the second sequel, ‘The Expendables 3,’ offers much of the same with a fledgling twist. http://ow.ly/2LQ71Y

‘The Dog’ led more than a bank robbery – ‘The Dog’ is the compelling and blunt portrait of an alpha male who gained notoriety when he attempted to rob a bank to finance his lover’s sex-reassignment surgery in 1972. http://ow.ly/2LP88q

New on DVD for August 12 – This week’s releases include a number of Disney classics new to Blu-ray; an unrelenting journey into the dark mind of a cop; Britain’s favourite car guys; a creepy horror collector’s edition; and vintage comedy by a famous trio. http://ow.ly/2LHLVO

‘The Hundred-Foot Journey’ appetizingly fuses food and story http://ow.ly/2LrFO8