Review: DRIVEN Spins Its Wheels

(B-F) Lee Pace as John DeLorean and Jason Sudeikis as Jim Hoffman in Universal Pictures Content Group’s crime thriller comedy DRIVEN. Photo courtesy of Universal Pictures Content Group.

Driven, written by Colin Bateman and directed by Nick Hamm, is a new crime drama that hopes to capitalize on the recent success of other similar “so crazy it HAS to be true” stories. However, unlike those other films, Driven largely fails because it lacks a sense of humor (even despite having a great comedian… Continue reading Review: DRIVEN Spins Its Wheels

Review: THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE 2 Is Flapping With Energy

Red (Jason Sudeikis, bottom center) with his friends in Columbia Pictures and Rovio Animations' THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE 2.

The Angry Birds Movie 2 is the sequel to the shockingly enjoyable animated film based on the characters from the eponymous mobile game. However, whereas the first entry was little more than an amusing romp that took advantage of its hilarious and star-studded voice cast, this is an earnest and surprisingly deep commentary on fame.… Continue reading Review: THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE 2 Is Flapping With Energy