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  • The Boxtrolls
    The Boxtrolls: movie review
    Admittedly, trying to extract logic from animated kid flicks is fairly futile. With so many of them based on fairy tales or other fantastical stuff, you can’t think too much when, for example, a woman has the power to wave her hands and...
  • The Equalizer
    Denzel's latest heads into theaters this weekend
    This weekend is the opening of a movie starring one of the biggest movie stars on the planet. It is an action film directed by a director who helped this particular star with an Academy Award. It is also the weekend that an animated family movie...
  • Dolphin Tale 2
    Dolphin Tale 2: movie review
    In 2011’s Dolphin Tale, we met Winter, the real-life, injured dolphin who needed a prosthetic fluke and was adopted by Dr. Clay Haskett (Harry Connick, Jr.) and the rest of the caring folks at Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Now the entire gang...
  • Dolphin Tale 2
    Two new movies in theaters this weekend
    There are two new movies in theaters this weekend. However, we are still in that transition area where we are waiting for the really good fall movies to come out. These are still the films that critics are not fond of and that the studios aren'...
  • Spirit of Boise: hot air balloon's festival
    Spirit of Boise: hot air balloon's festival
    The sky above the city of Boise was decorated on Sunday as the hot air balloon festival came to a close at the Ann Morrison Park where hundreds of adults and children gathered since very early in the morning to witness the fun event that ran from...
  • The November Man
    The November Man: movie review
    Nineteen years after starting his four-flick stint as James Bond, Pierce Brosnan is back as a gun-toting, punch-landing spook in Roger Donaldson’s The November Man. And while it may not ultimately be as fun as Goldeneye (it’s actually...
  • November Man cast
    Two new movies in theaters this weekend, reviews underwhelming
    There are two new movies opening this weekend in the movie theaters. However, as has been mentioned before, there are few big blockbusters intended by studios for this time of year. We are between the summer and fall seasons, and the studios are...
  • The Hundred-Foot Journey
    The Hundred-Foot Journey: movie review
    Ask any movie critic, and they’ll tell you their two least favorite months are January and August. January, because it’s the post-Oscars dumping ground, and August, because it’s where all the summer movie also-rans go to die.So...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 8/22/14)
    Clouds, Showers Saturday; Sunshine Returns Sunday
    After a deluge late Thursday night it continued into early Friday morning with numerous training showers and thunderstorms; since Midnight officially at Philadelphia International Airport 0.08" of rain fell with a low of 68. There were breaks...
  • If I Stay
    If I Stay: movie review
    Don’t look now, but “teen weepie” is becoming a thing. Hot on the heels of June’s The Fault in Our Stars comes If I Stay, with Chloë Grace Moretz as a high-schooler knocked into a coma by a car accident that kills her mom...
  • Eva Green in Sin City
    Dismal weekend at the local movie theater
    There are times of the year when being a movie fan are tough. That always occurs in those weird months that are kind of transitions between one season to the next. So, when January and February come around, we get movies that were deemed worthy of...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 8/21/14)
    Get Ready For Some 70s This Weekend!
    Thursday was pretty much an average day with sunshine, clouds, and then showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. The showers were in part of a low pressure area, but the heaviest rains occurred well north and west with some severe weather to...
  • Let's Be Cops
    Let's Be Cops: movie review
    There is nothing funnier in the world than two grown men slapping each other in the face. Repeatedly. At least that’s what the idiots behind Let’s Be Cops must be thinking-- otherwise they wouldn’t have had Jake Johnson and Damon...
  • The Stallone brothers
    Three movies new in theaters this weekend
    Another late summer weekend and another ho-hum, avoid-the-theaters, weekend for movie fans it seems. There are three big new movies opening this weekend with a fair amount of hype behind them. However, the critics are being savage for all three of...
  • Megan Fox
    Three big movies are new in theaters this weekend
    This is a weekend where there are three movies opening in theaters. One of them is a kind of superhero action movie. The other is a found footage movie about tornadoes. The third is a simple movie about food produced by two of the most famous...