Cedar Rapids

The Hangover’s Ed Helms stars in Cedar Rapids as Tim Lippe, a naive insurance salesman who has never ventured outside his small midwestern town.  When a rather unsavory accident claims the life of Lippe’s hero and the firm’s top agent (who apparently learned nothing from the deaths of David Carradine and Michael Hutchence), he’s forced … Continue reading

6/29 DVD Rundown

Rent ’em! The Crazies (Breck Eisner, 2010) With Timothy Olyphant and Radha Mitchell. The Crazies is another horror remake.  Most of them suck, but this one doesn’t.  That’s reason enough to rent it but if that simple statement isn’t enough to convince you, then maybe my glowing full theatrical review will.  Support Timothy Olyphant, people!  That … Continue reading

Movie Review: Hot Tub Time Machine

Hot Tub Time Machine is one of those magical movies (like Snakes on a Plane) with a title so fantastically straightforward that it effectively summarizes its plot.  If you’re anything like me, you’ve already made plans to see the movie based purely on the awesomeness of its title.  If you aren’t like me, well, I’m going … Continue reading