hungson

Jacob Tremblay and Jack Dlyan Grazer in the new Pixar movie 'Luca.'

‘Luca’: Pixar’s Modest, Mondo Italiano ‘Little Mermaid’ is Minor — and Still Breaks Your Heart

Join Soundtrack Stream to Research the article ” ‘Luca’: Pixar’s Modest, Mondo Italiano ‘Little Mermaid’ is Minor — and Still Breaks Your Heart ” “Minor Pixar” — a bit of a loaded phrase, right? The company that’s been responsible for giving animated movies several shoves up the evolutionary scale, and setting the bar for formal …

‘Luca’: Pixar’s Modest, Mondo Italiano ‘Little Mermaid’ is Minor — and Still Breaks Your Heart Read More »

‘Summer of 85’ Review: A Sunny Gay Romance With a Dash of Despair

‘Summer of 85’ Review: A Sunny Gay Romance With a Dash of Despair

Join Soundtrack Stream to Research the article ” ‘Summer of 85’ Review: A Sunny Gay Romance With a Dash of Despair ” François Ozon’s Summer of ‘85 — which adapts the YA novel Dance on My Grave, by Aidan Chambers — is moving but contained affair, aflush with overwhelming feeling but also distant from that …

‘Summer of 85’ Review: A Sunny Gay Romance With a Dash of Despair Read More »

Sparks_By_Anna_Webber_6 c Brothers Russell and Ron Mael in director Edgar Wright’s film THE SPARKS BROTHERS, a Focus Features release. Credit: Anna Webber / Focus Features

‘The Sparks Brothers’ Takes the Story of America’s Quirkiest Duo to Cool Places

Join Soundtrack Stream to Research the article ” ‘The Sparks Brothers’ Takes the Story of America’s Quirkiest Duo to Cool Places ” This year, Sparks celebrate half a century as America’s ultimate cult band — a group with a discography marginally less daunting to newcomers than Frank Zappa’s. None of the nearly two-dozen studio records …

‘The Sparks Brothers’ Takes the Story of America’s Quirkiest Duo to Cool Places Read More »

Samuel L. Jackson, Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, and Ryan Reynolds in 'The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard.'

‘The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’: Reynolds. Jackson. Explosions. ‘Laughs,’ Zzzzz.

Join Soundtrack Stream to Research the article ” ‘The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’: Reynolds. Jackson. Explosions. ‘Laughs,’ Zzzzz. ” Maybe you remember The Hitman’s Bodyguard. Maybe you don’t. We wouldn’t blame you if the details regarding this pulpy 2017 buddy comedy had faded from your memory banks like so much post-headshot pink mist. Ryan Reynolds is …

‘The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’: Reynolds. Jackson. Explosions. ‘Laughs,’ Zzzzz. Read More »

CENSOR

‘Censor’: British Horror, Banned Movies and Madness

Join Soundtrack Stream to Research the article ” ‘Censor’: British Horror, Banned Movies and Madness ” They were called “video nasties” — those 1980s slasher flicks and splatter films filled with sexual violence, graphic depictions of murder and gallons of Caro syrup that, for a brief moment, were considered the root of all evil in …

‘Censor’: British Horror, Banned Movies and Madness Read More »

‘In the Heights’ Proves Movie Musicals Are Back

‘In the Heights’ Proves Movie Musicals Are Back

Join Soundtrack Stream to Research the article ” ‘In the Heights’ Proves Movie Musicals Are Back ” Paciencia y fe. Patience and faith. It’s what Abuela Claudia — in so many ways the emotional center of  In the Heights, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s sun-splashed ode to the immigrant dream — preaches again and again, wearing it on …

‘In the Heights’ Proves Movie Musicals Are Back Read More »

‘Infinite’ Misses the Mark (Walhberg) — No Jest

‘Infinite’ Misses the Mark (Walhberg) — No Jest

Join Soundtrack Stream to Research the article ” ‘Infinite’ Misses the Mark (Walhberg) — No Jest ” Whatever broad horizons are implied in the title of Infinite — the new Mark Wahlberg movie, adapted from D. Eric Maikranz’s novel The Reincarnationist Papers (2009) — the actual movie is a severely limited, undercooked affair. Its the …

‘Infinite’ Misses the Mark (Walhberg) — No Jest Read More »

Star Wars: Republic Commando Remastered Review

Star Wars: Republic Commando Remastered Review

Join SoundtrackStream to find out the article ” Star Wars: Republic Commando Remastered Review ” First released in 2005, Star Wars: Republic Commando acted as many a young Star Wars fan’s initial introduction to the concept that the clone troopers of the prequel trilogy are human beings–creating unique identities for the seemingly identical soldiers. Republic …

Star Wars: Republic Commando Remastered Review Read More »

Outriders Review

Outriders Review

Join SoundtrackStream to find out the article ” Outriders Review ” Outriders is a game that isn’t defined by big new ideas, but rather a variety of familiar elements mixed together in experimental ways. It’s a role-playing game with loot-shooter elements; it’s a serious, dark sci-fi outing that often comes with a pretty big dose …

Outriders Review Read More »