Striving to find ten worthwhile films to see in January was not an easy task, as the month is usually filled with bottom of the barrel leftovers from Hollywod and that’s looking to be exceedingly true on the weekend of January 25th. Not only is the generic-looking Jason Statham-starrer Parker landing, but the awful-sounding Movie 43 will make its bow, along with the delayed Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters.
While it will be a great weekend to stay home and catch up on some classics you may have missed, or check out a strong expanding film from December, a reminder has landed this morning to avoid the lattermost project with a new red band trailer. Coming from Dead Snow‘s Tommy Wirkola, we had a tinge of hope for this one, but it looks to be a rental at best and at worst…well, I wouldn’t want to know. Check it out below for the film starring Jeremy Renner, Gemma Arterton, Famke Janssen, Peter Stormare, Derek Mears and Thomas Mann.
Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters arrives on January 25th.
Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not […]
Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, I am joined by Michael Snydel and Bill Graham. First, we discuss the death of director Jonathan Demme. Then, we talk about the anime film Your Name. by Makoto Shinkai. Subscribe on iTunes or see below to stream download (right-click and save as…). […]
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