The Fruit Hunters Review (Kirk Haviland)

The Fruit Hunters (2012) Written by Yung Chang and Mark Slutsky – based on the book by Adam Gollner Directed by Yung Chang After a highly successful Toronto debut screening as part of last week’s Toronto Reel Asian Film Festival¬†Richmond Hill program, Yung Chang’s The Fruit Hunters starts an exclusive engagement this weekend at theContinue reading “The Fruit Hunters Review (Kirk Haviland)”

Rise of the Guardians Review (Kirk Haviland)

Rise of the Guardians (2012) Starring the voices of Chris Pine, Alec Baldwin, Jude Law, Isla Fisher and Hugh Jackman Written by David Lindsay-Abaire based on the books written by William Joyce Directed by Peter Ramsey New in theaters in time for US Thanksgiving weekend, and ready to fight for box office domination against stiffContinue reading “Rise of the Guardians Review (Kirk Haviland)”

Magic City Season 1 Blu-Ray Review (Kirk Haviland)

Magic City Season 1 Blu-Ray Review Starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Olga Kurylenko, Steven Strait, Jessica Marais, Christian Cooke, Yul Vazquez, Taylor Blackwell, Dominik Garcia-Lorido, Elena Satine, Michael Rispoli, Kelly Lynch and Danny Huston. Series created by Mitch Glazer New this week from Starz Network and Anchor Bay Entertainment comes the first season of the acclaimedContinue reading “Magic City Season 1 Blu-Ray Review (Kirk Haviland)”

A Little Bit Zombie Review (Kirk Haviland)

A Little Bit Zombie (2012) Starring Kristopher Turner, Crystal Lowe, Shawn Roberts, Kristen Hager, Emilie Ullerup and Stephen McHattie. Directed by Casey Walker Direct off its win at the Canadian Film Fest last month, devoted to Canadian indie film, A Little Bit Zombie has taken a different tact to releasing the film to the masses.Continue reading “A Little Bit Zombie Review (Kirk Haviland)”

Battleship Review (Kirk Haviland)

Battleship (2012) Starring Taylor Kitsch, Alexander Skarsg√•rd, Brooklyn Decker, Rihanna, Tadanobu Asano and Liam Neeson Written by Erich and Jon Hoeber Directed by Peter Berg After a brief hiatus I have returned with a review that has had my head spinning. How do I talk about Battleship? Quite possibly the loudest and most annoyingly inconsequentialContinue reading “Battleship Review (Kirk Haviland)”