REVIEW: ‘Beautiful Creatures’ (2013)

Grade: C+ People don't often head into teen-lit fare like Beautiful Creatures with high expectations, and though I certainly wasn't expecting anything masterful, my own expectations were slightly inflated. Perhaps I do so automatically to…

FMP Ep. 039 – ‘Extremely Loud and Incredibly…

Alex was joined by Film Misery contributor and podcast master in his own right, Justin Jagoe. Together they discuss the movies Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close and The Woman in Black. The conversation expands to…

REVIEW: ‘The Help’ (2011)

Grade: C+ It is an old Hollywood tradition, and an increasingly risky one, to portray the black experience through a white protagonist. The latest film to brazenly venture down this path is Tate Taylor’s The…

Of the Day – 04.19.11

Read of the Day: Forbes has updated their list of the richest fictional characters for 2011. New additions include Arthur Bach of Arthur and Jo Bennett of "The Office." [Forbes] News of the Day: Cannes…