Quick Takes – 06.18.12

Snow White and the Huntsman Grade: C+ | 1st Viewing When it comes to judging the quality of most fantasy films, the first question I tend to ask is how the movie operates as an…

FMP Ep. 047 – ‘Prometheus’ / ‘Blade Runner’

Alex and Phil get into the details about Ridley Scott's Prometheus this week as they discuss the performance by Michael Fassbender, Ridley Scott's mistrust of technology, and other themes from the movie. They continue that…

'Prometheus' (2012) Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace

REVIEW: ‘Prometheus’ (2012)

Grade: B+ Lately it seems like mainstream summer movies play it safe by delivering a standard genre exercise with little in terms of innovation or below-the-surface thought. This is precisely why Ridley Scott’s Prometheus is…

REVIEW: ‘Young Adult’ (2011)

Grade: A- Ever since Thank You For Smoking introduced us to the talent that is Jason Reitman (the son of '80s comedy legend, Ivan Reitman), I've found myself more intrigued with his skill as a…

FMP Ep. 034 – ‘Young Adult’ / Top…

Alex and Phil are feeling a little homey this week as they discuss the top 5 movies set in their home state of Minnesota. They also review Jason Reitman and Diablo Cody's new film Young…